My new friend Red stopped by last night with a beautiful thick piece of King Salmon.  I cooked it for lunch today – I am stuffed.  There is still more to eat, what a chore. Last night in Roses Bar I met a lady from Anchorage who has 57 dogs for pulling sledges.  Interesting to … Continue reading ELFIN COVE ARRIVAL


This morning we departed Sitka after a good 3 night stay.  The day started overcast, low cloud and wet from overnight rain.  By mid-morning the rain started again and has lasted all day and into the night.  The sun didn’t show up today. The wind was from the south so we got a bit of … Continue reading HEADING NORTH, AGAIN


A wet windy and overcast day today. The sort of day when you never can get warm.  I sorted out a number of charts that the previous owner passed on to me, some are very old but interesting. Also did another rig inspection today as the port spreader is bothering me.  I was considering doing … Continue reading WET, WINDY AND OVERCAST