Category Archives: GA

A warm and welcoming Thanksgiving in Brunswick, GA

There is no one type of cruiser.  We are men and women, young and old, gay and straight.  We are from different places, backgrounds, ethnicities, and races.  We speak with different accents and different languages.  We fall along a wide … Continue reading

Posted in GA, Marinas

Nov. 16-17, 2017: Port Royal, SC, to Brunswick, GA

We left Port Royal at 1:00 PM to begin our overnight offshore leg to Brunswick.  We were raring to go as we were pretty tired of getting pounded into the transient dock by the prior days’ strong winds. It was … Continue reading

Posted in GA, Marinas, Offshore, SC

Feb. 5, 2017: Cumberland Island, GA, to Jacksonville Beach, FL

We said goodbye to Cumberland Island this morning and motored down the ICW.  I was stunned at the amount of Hurricane Matthew damage we saw in Fernandina Beach:  three sailboats had been washed high up ashore, and there was at … Continue reading

Posted in FL, GA, ICW, Marinas

Feb. 3-4, 2017: Cumberland Island National Seashore, GA

There are three docks that the public can use to access Cumberland Island, but unfortunately, the two closest to the ICW, Dungeness and Sea Camp, are closed to the public due to storm damage from Hurricane Matthew.  Dinghies can be … Continue reading

Posted in Anchorages, GA

Feb. 1-2, 2017: Beaufort, SC, to Cumberland Island National Seashore, GA –or- We Got the Beat

We had a great offshore journey from Beaufort, SC, to Cumberland Island National Seashore, GA.  We left the mooring field in Beaufort at 7:45 AM to good weather.  The winds were S/SW at 10-15 knots, gusting to 20 knots, and … Continue reading

Posted in GA, Offshore, SC