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[*] posted on 4-11-2020 at 08:17 AM


You will love that boat Mikey. It is perfect for Baja.

I was surprised how well it points. I am planning on going from BOLA to Mulege next November.

Post a trip report when you head out.
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[*] posted on 4-12-2020 at 10:49 AM


Wow! Great adventure trip! Did you guys go round trip or one way?



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[*] posted on 4-12-2020 at 11:10 AM


We doubled back from San Cosme and got picked up at Puerto Escondido by a friend with the trailer.

Fantastic trip for sure.
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[*] posted on 4-12-2020 at 12:11 PM


Looks like a great trip! Thank you for sharing.
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[*] posted on 4-12-2020 at 03:50 PM


Loved your video. Brought me back to when I started cruising that area from San Carlos, Sonora in 1961 and took many more week long trips after that. Now have a place on Coyote Bay. It is as beautiful now as it was then, the remoteness makes it all possible. Thanks posting the video.
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[*] posted on 3-27-2021 at 09:39 AM


Quote: Originally posted by Mikey47  
Hi Chuck. Great Video you guys. At young age of 73 bought my first boat, a Windrider 17. Brought it down 8mo ago as I’m building retirement casa near Todos Santos. My Mexican friend, Antonio, who also has a WR17 has been giving me sailing lessons in La Paz where I keep the boat pulled up on the beach at a tiny marina there for $80US a month. Plan on doing your trip this summer with Antonio. Thanks for posting. Mikey


Hola Mikey

Did you go on that trip? I am missing Baja this year due to Covid. Sure could use a Baja hit. Share a report of your adventures

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[*] posted on 3-27-2021 at 11:22 AM


Quote: Originally posted by JZ  

I don't like the part where he says:

I GUESS I'LL HAVE TO GO NOW
OOOOHHHHHH MEXICO
I'VE NEVER REALLY BEEN

Ruins the song for me. I mean, why the hell is he singing about Mexico if he's never been?




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How about a drone vid of you singing....?




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[*] posted on 4-2-2021 at 10:03 AM


Quote: Originally posted by motoged  
Quote: Originally posted by JZ  

I don't like the part where he says:

I GUESS I'LL HAVE TO GO NOW
OOOOHHHHHH MEXICO
I'VE NEVER REALLY BEEN

Ruins the song for me. I mean, why the hell is he singing about Mexico if he's never been?




Jizzy,
How about a drone vid of you singing....?


I'm sure he's a soprano.

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[*] posted on 4-2-2021 at 07:03 PM


what a fantastic adventure...lots of great photos & video....skies, sunsets, rocks...loved the colourful rocks and that fig tree....thanks for posting this wonderful video....brings back memories of sailing a Folgers gunter rigged folding schooner in the San Juan Islands with no engine and beaching every night in a different cove.



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[*] posted on 5-17-2021 at 08:29 AM


Glad you liked the video Shari.

I spend a lot of time in the Gulf Islands and rest of the Vancouver Island
Sailing.
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