The Caves, Cooper Island, and Marina Cay, Day 9/10

My son Zack and I got up early this morning, so he helped free us from the mooring and we sailed around to the Caves on Treasure Island (Norman Island) to pick up one of the moorings and wait for the family to wake up.  Privateer Bay, just a little further than the caves, looked like a great mooring field … Read More

Marina Cay, BVI Day 6/10 Continued

We reached Marina Cay by late afternoon and dinghied over to the dinghy dock to look around the Pussers store.  I really like Pussers multi pocket poplin pants, but at $100 a pair, I just couldn’t bring myself to buy them.  I’m sure I would be a much better sailor if I had a pair.  There are a lot of … Read More

Sailing to Marina Cay, BVI Day 6/10

As of last night, our plan was to spend another day here at Saba Rock and Bitter End Yacht Club. But the morning is going to be overcast with a few cloud systems and a little rain marching across the eastern horizon.  I enjoy rain in these latitudes, its warm and refreshing, and as long as there isn’t a big … Read More