Gorgeous winter day for a quick cruise from Shilshole Marina to Blake Island

December 24, 2017

My buddy Alcane came aboard and we sailed out of Shilshole Marina to Blake Island in tandem with S/V Victoria.

2016 SBYC Burger Burn

May 23, 2016

Each year the Shilshole Bay Yacht Club (SBYC) host an annual Burger Burn on Blake Island. I love going to Blake Island (and have written other posts about it) and jumped at the opportunity to head out there with the wonderful new friends I have found in SBYC. My boat, Zippey, is currently waiting on

Footloose 2015 Blake Island Trip

July 27, 2015

This year I joined the Footloose Sailing Association in Seattle. The entire goal of Footloose is to get people who would not normally be capable of boating, let alone the work required for sailing, out on the water and sailing. Each season Footloose does a trip for the participants to Blake Island, a 475 acre

Blake Island hammock camping trip!

June 19, 2015

Josh and I enjoy camping and backpacking. This year we picked up some hammocks and for the trial run of our hammock camping we decided to head out to Blake Island. The wind was awesome and the waves were amazing. About 5′ in height.