Dawn & Patrick -

We're looking for the trash fence

First Post From the HAM Radio

I just made my first contact with a winlink post office via HAM Radio. This will be the first post to the blog directly via HAM Radio. All I can say is WOO HOO !!


Port Angeles City Pier


We are relaxing at City Pier in Port Angeles working on projects and waiting Yi go to Neah Bay. No Internet on the dock and still working out ssb/ham kinks so use the AIS tracking link we sent over twitter yesterday for following along info. Http://twitter.com/deepplaya …


New Found Metals, Port Townsend, WA

We spent today hanging around Port Townsend and waiting to meet up New Found Metals (NFM) to get a new gasket for one of our portholes.

Richard (the owner) was gracious enough to come down to the boat and meet us personally to help replace one of the gaskets which …


Leaving J Dock, Shilshole Bay Marina

We left behind our step and some words of encouragement for those who asked how could we do this, the “inscription” reads:

The first step is the hardest to take

s/v Deep Playa 2011


Port Townsend


We love this town!


And we're off!!

This post is the last from J31 at Shilshole Bay Marina. Next stop TBD!


Better picture of Provisioning Round I

Provisioning round one

Baja Ha-Ha burgee arrived


Woo hoo!!! This makes it feel very real!


iPhone test

Today's test is to see if the iPhone posting with location is still working