Explore the spectacular beauty of British Columbia’s southern west coast, as captured from the vantage point of a cruising sailboat. From Vancouver northward through the sheltered Strait of Georgia and Johnstone Strait, to the isolated wilderness of western Vancouver Island, this visual journey may lead you to embark on an adventure of your own.
Lessons from Cape Horn,
An interview on storm survival and heaving to with the late Sir Peter Blake,
Heaving-to using a Gale Rider on 55 foot Morgan’s Cloud,
Adding Rudder Protection Stops.
Discussions on avoiding chafe, building and using storm staysails, choosing storm gear, when to deploy para-anchors, tactics for avoiding the worst areas of cyclonic storms and many more have been expanded to answer questions posed by readers and seminar attendees.