COURAGE’S JOURNEY FROM PROVIDENCE, RI TO KEY WEST, FL Monday September 29, 2014 Weather: 70s Rain Departure: 09:30 from Charleston, SC Destination: Beaufort, SC Marina: Beaufort City Marina 5 out of 10 Arrival: 13:30 Distance traveled: 70 Nautical Miles MORE SOUTHERN CHARM IN BEAUTIFUL BEAUFORT! The rain continued all night and into the morning forContinue reading “Archie breaks down on the Calibogue Sound – Part 7”
COURAGE’S JOURNEY FROM PROVIDENCE, RI TO KEY WEST, FL Friday, Saturday, Sunday September 26-28, 2014 Weather: 70s Overcast / Chance of Rain In Port: Charleston, SC Marina: Ashley Marina SOUTHERN CHARM (& HUMIDITY) Courage arrived in Charleston on Thursday and planned a four day stay. Captain George and First Mate Jerry took advantage of thisContinue reading “Admiral Archie takes on Charleston! – Part 6”
COURAGE’S JOURNEY FROM PROVIDENCE, RI TO KEY WEST, FL Thursday September 25, 2014 Weather: 70s Overcast / Chance of Rain Departure: 12:00 from Georgetown, SC Destination: Charleston, SC Marina: Ashley Marina Arrival: 15:30 Distance traveled: 60 Nautical Miles FINAL PORT ON THIS LEG! Courage and crew departed Georgetown, SC at noon after a quick plumbingContinue reading “Admiral Archie & George on to Georgetown – Part 5”
Coastal “Courage” & Cape Fear! – COURAGE’S JOURNEY FROM PROVIDENCE, RI TO KEY WEST, FL Monday September 22, 2014 Weather: 70s Fair Weather Departure: 09:30 from Beaufort, NC Destination: Cape Fear, NC Marina: Southport Marina Arrival: 15:30 Distance traveled: 90 Nautical Miles YES THAT CAPE FEAR! Today’s travel took the crew down the ICW fromContinue reading “How will “Courage” overcome Cape Fear? – Part 4″
Great to see the Admiral and his crew are doing well and having a safe journey aboard the maiden voyage of “Courage” the Hinckley 36 Picnic Boat. Saturday September 20, 2014 Weather: Cloudy / Rain 70s Departure: 07:30 from Chesapeake, VA Destination: Oriental, NC Marina: Oriental Marina and Inn Arrival: 16:00 Distance traveled: 150 NauticalContinue reading ““Admiral Archie” delivers “Courage” South – Part 3″
The question I ask along this journey, is should this journal be the called; “Travels of Admiral Archie”? Saturday September 13, 2014 Weather: Rainy, Chilly, Windy Port: Liberty Landing, Jersey City, NJ A VISIT TO NEW YORK AND THE 911 MEMORIAL Rain was expected so we decided to abandon ship and take the ferryContinue reading “Journey of “Courage” – Part 2″
They say life is an adventure. Well it is certainly a great one for Kris & George Hansford aboard their new Hinckley 36 Classic! We will post and track their adventure through their running log and photos. We wish them fair winds and following seas on their journey. THE ADVENTURE BEGINS! We arrived inContinue reading “Underway- First voyage of “Courage”. Part 1″
I spent two years aboard this great vessel with some fantastic shipmates, patrolling the Bearing.
The smile and taste of salt, says it all. The waterman life.