Winter waiting mooring until April comes

In the morning Bryan was amazed by the beauty of the place when he got out into the cockpit. Just after HW we motored “Elektra” to a winter trot mooring in Carne Creek safe from all winds and only floating 2hrs ether side of HW, here she will stay until we can use her sailing seasons mooringContinue reading “Winter waiting mooring until April comes”

Salcombe to Gillan Hr on the Helford River

Tuesday 14th March Before first light 0600hrs we cast off Elektra from the town pontoon and reversed her out into the channel and headed for the sea. Having crossed the bar we set sail with a reef in the main and all the genoa, out track was due south but after an hour when weContinue reading “Salcombe to Gillan Hr on the Helford River”

Delivery Passage, Poole to Helford

Bryan our friend and delivery skipper has a week off his work from Friday 10th, I am going to hire a car one way from Truro and pick up Bryan from Plymouth on the way to Poole. We are still watching the weather but it looks like the wind is going to be from the NW, Sunday Monday,Continue reading “Delivery Passage, Poole to Helford”