August 2017 – Tumbo Island Paradise Found

Are you ready for the story of one of the absolute most beautiful places we have encountered in our West Coast sailing adventures? Tumbo Island. Spoiler photo alert! With such a late splash in the season, and with Leavetown needing all of my attention for fundraising, we realize we couldn’t afford the time for our usual summer trip to Desolation…

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Fall 2016 – The end of the season

anchored Gambier Island, Port Graves

As is often the case in September in the Pacific Northwest, the weather got really good and we enjoyed some fine sailing days with family and friends. We’d been wanting to take Saxony’s uncle Jason and Aunt Elyza and her cousin Simon out on Leela since the day we purchased her. They made a special trip down from Squamish and…

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July and August 2016

Leela union 36 sunset

The months of July and August in the Pacific Northwest are PURE DELIGHT! Summer of 2016 was cooler and wetter than usual but that didn’t stop us from sailing and sneaking some fun under the sun! Early July Vancouver hosts the Vancouver Folk Festival. We’ve previously anchored in front of the festival with the Black Knight so we thought it…

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