Monthly Archives: February 2014

February 17th to February 23rd – Antigua and Barbuda

At 7AM on Monday morning, Cutter Loose slips free from her mooring in Portsmouth, Dominica.  Taking advantage of a good weather window, the tentative itinerary is to continue to sail north with a two-day hop to Antigua. Our destination today … Continue reading

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February 15th and February 16th – Portsmouth, Dominica

The anchor is up in Roseau at 8:45 on Saturday morning 2/15 for an uneventful 18 mile sail north to Prince Rupert Bay on the northwest coast of Dominica.  Many times, sailing in the lee of an island with high … Continue reading

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February 11th to February 14th – Roseau, Dominica

The anchor is up in Rodney Bay at 7:45 AM.  Today’s sail is another beam reach in 15 to 22 knots of wind and moderate easterly swell.  Cutter Loose delivers yet another spirited performance on this 43 mile sail from … Continue reading

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January 31st to February 10th – St. Lucia

Under sunny skies and with moderate trade winds slightly aft of the beam, Friday’s journey from Sainte Anne, Martinique to Rodney Bay, St. Lucia is a picture perfect, Chamber of Commerce sailing day in the Eastern Caribbean.  Shortly after 1 … Continue reading

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La Savane des Petrifications, Martinique

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Wednesday, January 22nd to Thursday, January 30th – Le Marin and Sainte Anne, Martinique

  On Wednesday 1/22, Prudent makes an early morning visit to Cutter Loose to have one more look at the refrigeration.  He discovers a loose wire on the thermostat terminal, which may be attributable to the repeated removal and replacement … Continue reading

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