Irene exploring “Birthplace of the Winds”

As we’ve been exploring the Alaska Peninsula and Aleutians, we’ve learned that around here, it’s all about weather, weather, and weather. Small, fast moving, but intense lows barrel through the area every few days. And this is nice summertime weather, we can imagine the winter storms are fierce! Here our barometer is showing a nasty […]... Read More

Kodiak Detour

Leaving Sitka there were a few things to be completed the morning of our departure. Peter tightened the forestay with some supervision from friends on the dock. With all the motoring we’ve been doing we visited the fuel dock on the way out, and it was the best fuel stop we’ve enjoyed to date, the complimentary […]... Read More