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Exiles 01-19-2011 08:59 PM

Northwest Passage on a Shoestring
 
Would love some feedback.

I am planning a trip on a 31ft boat from Sweden-Norway-Scotland-Iceland-Greenland through the Northwest passage to Vancouver this summer. If any of you have experience high lattitude sailing, sailing in ice, required equipment I would like to hear back from you. If you want more detail about the boat, trip etc. check it out and please give me your feedback.

Northwest passage on a shoestring


Thank you!

dillybar 01-20-2011 11:18 PM

Sounds like a great adventure. The only advice I can give would be to do all your homework and talk to people that have done the trip before you leave and plan to be very self sufficient. There is not much help up there if you get into trouble.
When you get to Vancouver let me be the first to buy you a beer!

Cheers,

James

greygooseadventures 01-29-2011 10:30 AM

Blue Metal to Alex Whitworth - Circumnavigation via NW Passage West to East
 
Google: Blue Water Medal awarded to Alex Whitworth - Northwest Passage West to East

Thought you would like to know - another resource for your voyage.

Exiles 02-13-2011 09:22 AM

Thanks for the feedback here and on the website!

greygooseadventures 02-13-2011 09:44 AM

Contact info
 
EXILE

I have tried to contact you so we can be in direct communications regarding our NWP voyages - this forum limits message between members until after you have posted five times... omg Guess they are starving for chatter... lol

Here is my contact info if you would like to arrange for direct email contact between us during our NWP voyage.

Douglas Pohl
Master
M/V GREY GOOSE
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Exiles 02-19-2011 09:41 AM

Hi Douglas will get in touch with you soon. Great that your doing the trip as well!!!!


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