I'm thinking of purchasing a 1984 Pearson 34 with the intent of doing the Baja Haha, starting from SF, and spending a couple months sailing the Sea of Cortez. Can anybody share any insights on the suitability of this boat for this adventure? Does she pound when going to weather in a seaway...
A quick 3 min video on our stop in Turtle Bay on the west coast of Baja Mexico.
Thanks to everyone for all the constructive feedback so far! We are working hard to keep these short, sweet, interesting and relevant. Let us know what you think so we can keep improving!!
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Ok We are trying to take in the feedback and we are on to EP 03!!
We made it shorter (4m30s) added maps and more verbal description of what was going on.
Would love more feedback on if this is better than the previous episodes and what you might do different.
I have read a few blogs about people out there sailing long term with their family - very appealing. But kids (aged 9-7-5) and wife have no sailing experience. I was thinking that perhaps I could bring them to Baja/Sea of Cortez for a few days to spend some time on a charter boat or with...
I just completed the thousand mile trip from La Paz, Mexico to San Diego.
You can read about it on my blog at pennwallace.com. Click on the "Penn's Blog" link.
There are lots of pictures and videos. I'm particularly proud of the whale shark video. I've never been that close to a whale shark...
I'm looking for crew for the trip from La Paz, Mexico to San Diego in mid- to late-May.
The boat is a 56 foot Samson C-Breeze ketch. Well founded. She has made the trip south, now we're heading home. This is a large, roomy boat with shower, freezer, refrigeration, sound system, etc.