Monthly Archives: April 2014

April 19th to April 27th – La Phare Bleu Marina

    Our 2014 sailing season has dwindled down to one final week afloat at La Phare Bleu Marina in Calivigny Bay.  This is de-commissioning week, i.e., the process of cleaning, shutting down boat systems and preparing Cutter Loose for … Continue reading

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April 13th to April 18th – Prickly Bay to Clarkes Court Bay, Grenada

April 13th marks the beginning of our final week of relaxed cruising and sightseeing before commencing the process of de-commissioning Cutter Loose for summer storage.  On Sunday afternoon 4/13, it is off to Grande Anse to enjoy a sunset view … Continue reading

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April 12th – Leatherbacks at Levera Beach, Grenada

  On Saturday 4/12, the telephone rings at 6 PM, just as we are settling into sunset relaxation mode in the cockpit of Cutter Loose.  It is Cutty calling, our island tour guide from earlier in the week.  He explains … Continue reading

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April 3rd to April 10th – Carriacou to Grenada

  On Thursday, 4/3, the anchor is up in Tyrrel Bay at 8 AM for our final, open-ocean, trade wind sailing day of the season.  Our destination today is Prickly Bay on the south coast of Grenada, a distance of … Continue reading

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March 31st to April 3rd – Union Island to Carriacou

  After four days in the Tobago Cays, the anchor is up for the short downwind run to Chatham Bay on the west coast of Union Island.  Chatham Bay is a large, wide-open anchorage surrounded by steep hills.  It is … Continue reading

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