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Coastie And Clamcounters 2015 Everglades Challenge/Impromptu Vacation Report

Coastie, an ex-Coast Guardsman, and Clamcounter, his accountant son, are two of the most fun WaterTribers I know (and that says a lot, because ALL Tribers are a ton of fun!). Here is a link to their report, and a … Continue reading

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Everglades Challenge 2015 Beach Walk Videos

This year, I was a pre-challenge inspector, checking out the gear and vessels of those WaterTribers who have not yet completed a Challenge (once you complete a challenge, you can self-certify that you have all the required gear and your … Continue reading

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A Visual Depiction Of My Travels During The 2014 Everglades Challenge…

The following are screen shots of my SPOT tracking page, showing my route from start to finish.  I don’t have my first day’s worth of tracks though, as SPOT only stores them for 7 days.  I’ll have to see what … Continue reading

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As you probably know if you’re reading this, I’ve been plugging away at Clarity, getting her ready for her second (and my third) Everglades Challenge attempt.  I’ve converted her to leeboards (ex-Sol-Cat 18 rudders), replaced the original rudder with a Sol-Cat 18 rudder … Continue reading

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Bits And Pieces…

Here’s a quick gallery of photos showing some of the fun I’ve been having getting Clarity ready!

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Blessed Bovinity… Has It Really Been Almost TWO MONTHS?!?

Wow… I’ve had a lot going on, both with Clarity, work, and life in general, but I didn’t realize it had been so long since I last posted! This post is going to be a short one, as I’m still … Continue reading

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A Most Serendipitous Sunday…

After a hectic few weeks, it was time for me to have a simple, relaxing, and enjoyable day. And did I ever! The early morning found me loading up my Mad River Canoe Synergy 14 (a canoe/sit in/sit on/ kayak … Continue reading

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