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Leaving our slip and looking back at the flowers we passed over for good luck!


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Saying a farwell goodbye to friends, Karen and Sue, at the dock.


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Heading out of Blaine Marina an emotional moment!


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Say goodbye to Blaine pier and White Rock in the distance


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Last look at Semiahmoo Resort


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Evening in Friday Harbor


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Sunrise over Juan de Fuca and the San Juan's


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Last stop for supplies at Port Angeles


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Leaving Port Angeles...a sailors delight!


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Leaving Neah bay and heading into the fog ...how come we are the only boat leaving!


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Tatoosh Island looms out of the fog..thank god for AIS and radar


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Looking back ......our last view of the BC coast


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The sun might be shinning but it ain't warm!


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It seems to be settling down


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You want what for supper!


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Rockin and Rollin


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Hang on Don!


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This guy went under our bow and then circled and went under the bow from the other side of the boat...scary. They seemed to like Zamfir however!


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Very large whale..there were four animals we could see...they were twice the length of the boat!


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Dolphins..day and night ...too fast to photograph but wonderful to watch


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Sailing reefed in 18+ knots of breeze and the sky is clearing!


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a beautiful California sunset at sea!


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The sky is clear and we are sailing along in 12-15 knots of breeze about 100 miles off the coast from Cape Mendicino


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Sunset off Point Arena


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Sunrise on our last day at sea...about 60 miles off the coast near Bodega Bay


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Our first landfall in 7 days...Point Reyes veiled in fog


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We can see it sort of...only problem we are anchoring around the corner in Drakes Bay ....in the misty thick fog!


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the fog at Point Reyes


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Point Reyes sunset


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We can almost see it!


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The Admiral and Captain


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Our fearless crew


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And the fog lifts!


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I think we should sail under the bridge...how about a spinnaker!


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I can hardly believe we are here..and look how beautiful!


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Here we go and look how the fog has cleared!


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Almost there!


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The Golden Gate and Full & By in spectacular display


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Look who's driving!


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Happy and relieved


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Celebration time..... we did it !


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hands say it all and the spinnaker is still flying!


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What a view! A forever moment


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Early in the AM Full & By looking at the Sausalito Yacht Club


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Heading into the Sausalito Yacht Club


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Look who is beside us! Sara jean II


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another view of Sara Jean II & Full & By


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Tired but excited....the celebration continues on Full & By


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happy times on Sara Jean II


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I hope the cable does't fail!


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