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Survived a wild ride down the bay. Some of the roughest conditions we have experienced on the Chesapeake. Big waves. 30+ kt winds and lots of driving rain. Enjoyed our new cockpit enclosures as well as the heater we installed below. The AIS system which allowed us to identify ships during the night was a big help.
Navy ships don't use AIS so we slowed to enter Hampton Roads after sunrise. Still, with heavy ...
Weeks on the Road: 23 weeks
Travel by motorhome: 14,576km
Travel by car: 6,641km
Total km: 21,217km
# of States Travelled so far: 9 out of 22
Campsite: First Landing State Park
Dates: Nov 4 & 5, 2014
Canadian Price of Gas: $0.79L
We camped in the dunes at First Landing State Park, Virginia Beach, Virginia. After all those big cities its nice to see the birds, walk on the beach & ...
Woke up to overcast sky's, zero wind and what feels like 100% humidity! We walked into town for a few things, the skipper got our Canadian flag flying in preparation for July 1st. I'm busy booking us in to marinas for the next week and 1/2.
The general plan for the next two nights is to anchor we will see if we can find some nice quiet spots. We will enter the ICW (Inter Coastal ...
Next, we journey to Cape Charles in order to check out this quaint town and its beautiful Public Beach. The other reason I chose this destination was to have lunch at the nearby Aqua Restaurant. It was highly rated and so we decided to give it a try. Totally empty, we received outstanding service ...
On May 15 we departed at 0750 for Norfolk, leaving Marsh Harbour and exiting through the northern Man-O-War ocean pass with winds from the ENE at 15-20 kts. The weather forecast looked good for a non-stop passage to the Chesapeake Bay. Accordingly, our course was a little east of north as we were "aiming" for an entry into the Gulf Stream south of Cape Hatteras. Then we'd ride the stream in the ...