Eagle Harbor trip

My first overnight trip on SWEET PEA, my ‘new to me’ Montgomery 17 sailboat, was to/from Eagle Harbor, Bainbridge Is., WA.  I departed from Des Moines Marina on May 8, 2009, and returned on May 9.  Here is a video about the trip (sorry it took my over half a year to report on the trip) … More Eagle Harbor trip

Trailer Renovation – Rust to Shine

When purchasing SWEET PEA I was very aware that her trailer, built by Trailrite (update: Trailrite is no longer in business as of 2015), was needing renovation. All parts were heavily rusted. I did check to confirm that the frame was still sound. I sling-launched SWEET PEA at Des Moines Marina (Des Moines, WA) a few days after her purchase (NOTE: this … More Trailer Renovation – Rust to Shine