True North HR 44

Hallberg-Rassy 44

Staying busy/ Prepping to Leave

Turns out that "attempting to help" the HR 39 that came into the marina led to a wonderful experience. I described on the last blog how gracious the couple was but I didn't adequately describe their docking prowess. Jon expertly spun the boat into a tight...

Stavanger/Tanager Norway

Thursday we left the sheltered cove anchorage to do another long 100 nautical mile (NM) sail. It wasn't our original plan especially after arriving cold, nauseated, tired after the last 100 mile passage. Our preference was to do a 45 mile "easy" day and land...

Goodbye Sweden Hello Norway

It really is hard to leave the comfort and safety of the dock. We've come to know and love the area around Ellös and made many friends. But it was time for the Big Adventure to really start so we decided to make our first short move Tuesday, just departing...

Hidden Treasures

Sunday's weather came with a vengeance but the rain abated enough for us to get a walk during the morning. We found our favorite mom and toddler cow in the pasture near the boat and they watched us warily as we strolled by.

We decided to head...

Tracker up and Running-Almost time to Leave

We now have our tracker up and running so you can follow our path and receive information on boat speed, wind speed. Just copy and paste the following link into your web browser:
https://forecast.predictwind.com/tracking/display/True-North/

Arrived!



While the trip here was not without it's small challenges, we took that as a sign that no longer were we to inhabit a...