Venture

Vessel Name: Venture
Vessel Make/Model: 42 Catalina Mk II
Hailing Port: San Francisco
Crew: Lynn, Dorian, Amos, Andy
About: Admiral Lynn Heiberger commands the modest fleet of one Sailing Yacht and one Dinghy. Boat Skipper Dorian Cougias also serves as Chief Boatswain's Mate and Navigation Master. Co-Chief of the Boats are Chief Puppy Officers Amos J. Puhtsibokuhm and Andropolis Puppopolis.
Page
06 July 2010 | Antioch CA
05 July 2010 | Benicia Marina
19 June 2010 | South Beach Marina, SF CA
18 June 2010 | Alameda CA
Page
Recent Blog Posts
06 July 2010 | Antioch CA

Stuck in Antioch for the day

Well, didn't make it very far out of Benecia today. Got passed the Antioch bridge and it was blowing over 30 (gusting over 35), so we headed back around and into the Antioch harbor for the night.

05 July 2010 | Benicia Marina

Headed out for San Pablo Bay today

Headed out for an over night anchorage in China Basin today. When we left it was cool (60s) with high winds (in the mid 20s). When we got to China Basin it was cool (low 60s) and higher winds (25 and up). So we re set the main and headed in to Benicia Marina for a slip at the Yacht Club where it is 70ish. [...]

19 June 2010 | South Beach Marina, SF CA

Rejoined the South Beach Yacht Club!

We reached out to old friends like Norm Pearce and rejoined the South Beach Yacht Club this week. As you can see from the picture below, the clubhouse has undergone some major renovations. When we were members last, the clubhouse was a double-wide trailer!

18 June 2010 | Alameda CA

Its official - Venture is ours

Well by golly, we've got a boat again!

Stuck in Antioch for the day

06 July 2010 | Antioch CA
Dorian J. Cougias
Well, didn't make it very far out of Benecia today. Got passed the Antioch bridge and it was blowing over 30 (gusting over 35), so we headed back around and into the Antioch harbor for the night.

Notice how much the wind is blowing on the water just outside the harbor.

Outside the Antioch harbor.

We'll stay here for the night and try to head out to Potatoe Slough tomorrow morning.
Comments
Venture's Photos - Main
Photos 1 to 6 of 6
1
Our local KingFisher checking out the bait fish.
Amos and Andy, the ever vigilant guard dogs ensuring that all comers must beware -- of being licked to death.
After a hard day
Venture heading for San Francisco
A great closeup of the pictures that Chris Fox
Our boat logo designed by Chris Cox at Boatlettering.com. He did a fantastic job of taking what Lynn drew up and turning into this wonderful depiction.
 
1
These are the pictures of our first Delta trip!
53 Photos
Created 2 July 2010
Sailing on Father's Day with Janice and Jacques
11 Photos
Created 20 June 2010
We've now taken ownership of SueBee and have changed her name to Venture.
11 Photos
Created 18 June 2010
These shots were taken during our inspections, test sail, and initial haul out for final inspection.
27 Photos
Created 18 June 2010
These are the photos we took during our initial surveys of the boat (used to be SueBee, now Venture).
13 Photos
Created 18 June 2010

About & Links