Team Noodin is departing the Bahamas Tuesday morning bound for Jacksonville, Fl. This will be about 300 miles and approximately 50 hours. Watch the dots move in the Gulf Stream.
We needed to head north after the Family Island Regatta to get back to the USA before hurricane season. We waited a couple of days for favorable weather and then we were out onto Exuma Sound bound for Black Point. We were threatened with squalls for a lot of the trip but we never … Continue reading Final Days in the Exumas
We ended up spending about two months in George Town and other than visits from family, the Family Island Regatta was definitely the highlight. It's also one of the highlights of the year for the people of the Bahamas. Many of the Out Islands hold regattas but this is the national regatta for the big … Continue reading Best of George Town – Family Island Regatta
Three days after Mat left for frosty North Dakota, our son Brian and his girlfriend Jess arrived from Idaho for a visit. When Mat visited Noodin he got to have a taxi ride from the airport to the dinghy dock at Exuma Market and then a ride in the dinghy out to Noodin which was … Continue reading Team Noodin Gets to Entertain Again
It's with decidedly mixed feelings that we've pointed Noodin's bow north. Destination St Mary's, GA sometime in June.
We had known since January when we were in the Abacos that our son Mathew would be joining us in George Town on March 10th and our travel plans included getting to G-Town a week early to make sure that we didn't miss Mat's arrival because we were holed up waiting out crappy weather. It … Continue reading Noodin Gets a Visitor