and warmer weather... Finally the grips for mother nature and the
Sea relaxed and gave us a beautiful day, flats seas, sunny skies
and lighter winds. Jackets are gone and swim suits are out. As we
cactus pass on the SE end of Tiburon we spot whale pods in the horizon.
and the birds were in a freenzy everytime a whale would surface.
Whales head next to another whale (mother
Sailing 10 miles off Punta Baja on the
Sonoran coast we're in 10 feet of water with lots of fishing
nets and local fisherman working the nets.
at 8kts at our back on the
afternoon leg to Julio Villa. Not enough wind to shut engines down
but it was a relaxing motor sail..
Anchored at Julio Villa a small
south facing cove 27nm north of San Carlos. Probably only room for
one boat in this little spot. Very nice protection from the light swell
from the NW.
Vicki and Frankie shell collecting. Our
last beach comb as we ready to head to San Carlos, our final leg of the
Friend at Julio Villa anchorage.
Cruise Itinerary details
Big surprise as we start south. Fog banks cover the coast half our
leg to San Carlos. Bill watches our progress with 50 yards of visibility.
Cleared by the time we got to the bay off Club Med. Made the marina
3PM. We all have a heavy case of "back to reality" but hey none of
us are working these days so what's the problem.. :).
on wireless at the marina if you want to emails us..
will send our last update after returning home by bus…
The Gato Loco Crew