Utah Lake, Provo Bay, back in the good ole days.
Break waters have been modified since this photo.
What else looks different?
Utah County residents enjoying Memorial Day races down at the lake.
Show Boat takes about 200 passengers out for a night sail on Utah Lake.
Hey gang...where are those PFD's?
Folks hanging out at the Utah Lake Resort.
Always a nice, close place, to just get away.
Take an hour to get re-acquainted with your lake.
Fast forward to today...
There have been many ideas/proposals to improve Utah Lake,
but this one might really happen.
Check out the Lindon Marina's Facebook announcement of what's goin' down.
"Next Wednesday Feb. 20th at 6pm Todd Parker and the managing designer for the Palm Jumeirah Islands in Dubai will be giving a 2 hour presentation on the Arches Utah Lake Restoration Project with a Q&A followup. It will be held at our General Store.
These guys are very ambitious and are planning on making some exciting and big changes that will completely change the dynamic of Utah Lake. It's very important that they hear from people who use and enjoy the lake and how it could affect their usage.
For more information check out their facebook page
@UtahLakeRestorationProject or visit their website http://utahlakerestoration.com
Check back with Lindon Marina Facebook page on Tuesday, February 19,
to accommodate the interest in this February 20 seminar.
2019 Transpac coming July 10, 2019
Rainbow Harbor, Long Beach to Diamond Head, Oahu.
Comanche approaching red mark off Diamond Head.
2017 Transpac awards first over line honors.
Take a tour of Comanche.
If you would like to enter your boat in this years Transpac race to Hawaii,
Make your own 40" pond boat
Construction manual for the pond boat Pirate.
History of the actual R-Boat, Pirate.
Awesome pano of CWB's R-Boat, Pirate.
Come explore the Caribbean with us.
Maybe a sail from St. Martin, to St. Barth's, could be a day trip.
Drop anchor in secluded Ile Fourchue cove (20 NM away),
or do the glam, at Gustavia on St. Barth's (25 NM away).
All staterooms are now reserved.
But the galley area and topsides are available (1 couple or 2 singles)
if you like hammocks / sleeping bag accommodations.
If you can't do the "Ole Caribe" with us,
how about some blue water sailing a bit closer to home.
Sail to Catalina March 27 - 30, 2019, on a spacious
Dual helms are great when heeling on our way over to Catalina.
One stateroom left for 1 couple.
Call about singles spaces.
Just another pretty face.
About one year ago, getting organized for the Chasing Star's sailing adventure from Ft. Lauderdale to Colon, Panama and on to the land of Oz.
Don't miss this Winter Sailing Seminar coming up at the Lindon Marina.
Thursday, February 28, 7 PM
(check the Lindon Marina's Facebook page
for a confirmation on a venue location.)
All are welcome.
Above photo of Mike and Todd (March 12, 2018) telling nautical jokes,
in Montego Bay, Jamaica:
What did the Newbie say to the Skipper?...
Newbie: Do yachts like this sink very often?
Skipper: No, it's usually only once.
(From Captain Dale Browne's repertoire)
Bonneville School of Sailing