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Where are you going after Cabo?

Posted on Wed 30 November 2011 in Destinations, s/v Deep Playa • Tagged with Baja Ha Ha, Cabo San Lucas, San Jose Del Cabo, Sirena Del Mar

That was a question all cruisers were asking each other after the completion of the Baja Ha Ha XVIII in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.  Cabo San Lucas is located on the most southern tip of the Baja Peninsula in the state of Baja Sur (South in Spanish)  It is affectionately …

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Sea of Cortez Weather

Posted on Mon 14 November 2011 in Weather

This morning we headed out early with the hopes of making it to Ensenada de Los Muertes before the forecasted winds would build to 20kts around noon, according to the GRIB. Well noon was apparently at 0700 today. We made good time until then we were driving into 20kts at …

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Baja Ha-Ha XVIII - Bahia Santa Maria, Mexico Beach Party Video

Posted on Mon 07 November 2011 in Baja Ha-Ha XVIII, Weather

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Fishing For Cruisers - How we do it

Posted on Mon 07 November 2011 in Baja Ha-Ha XVIII, Fishing, For Sale, Pearson 424

I love to do me some research and as I was figuring out what to do about our fishing setup, I read The Cruiser's Handbook of Fishing by Scott and Wendy Bannerot. I even had a couple of one on one email exchanges with Scott about our setup. Some of …

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Way behind on the blog… Baja Ha-Ha XVIII Pics

Posted on Mon 07 November 2011 in Baja Ha-Ha XVIII, Destinations - Mexico, NMEA 2000, Systems - Sails

Not many updates from us in a while, too much fun, too little wifi. I did want to take a second and throw up the link to the Baja Ha-Ha XVIII Flickr group I created. http://www.flickr.com/groups/bajahahaxviii/

This has nothing to do with Latitude 38. If …

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Happy Birthday to Pea !

Posted on Sat 29 October 2011 in Uncategorized

Just a quick hello I turned 40 day. So go drink a beer in my honor! We caught two Bonitos this morning and they will be our special dinner tonight.

Currently sailing in very light winds but 70F and sunny. We're on our way to Bahia Santa Maria. Will be …

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Woo Hoo We're Sailing And We're in Mexico !!

Posted on Tue 25 October 2011 in Uncategorized

After many months of motoring into the wind and being cold, we're officially sailing wing on wing and to top it off we're in Mexican waters ! Woo Hoo!!!

We started the Baja Ha-Ha yesterday about 11am and the entire fleet was instructed to motor due to light winds. This morning …

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San Diego, California USA

Posted on Mon 24 October 2011 in Uncategorized

We have had several very busy days in San Diego, trying to wrap up projects, do some basic maintenance items, etc. We really needed to be here weeks ago and had planned to, but things happen (aka Charleston, OR). The weather here been cloudy and warm, or what Dawn calls …

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Last Stop in the US

Posted on Wed 19 October 2011 in Destinations

I’m going to take a nap in like five seconds, but I just had to out this up… that is pretty awesome!


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When Engines Fly: The Movie

Posted on Tue 18 October 2011 in Systems - Engine, Westerbeke

I edited the video from pulling the engine, the picture is a bit cloudy because the Go Pro fogged up in its waterproof case. (still learning how to use it) Its not that fascinating to watch, but its here just the same, so watch it you will! Winking

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