Missing The Boat (Day 117)

Many Moons is crossing the Gulf of Mexico today without me. My choice. But it still feels odd. How strange to watch her pull away from the dock in the pre-dawn! I worry. I feel adrift. Unmoored, as it were! So, I write. Because it anchors me. 😉 I did need to leave the boat … Continue reading Missing The Boat (Day 117)

Carrabelle (Day 116)

This is stop #63 for Mainship Many Moons, berthed at The Moorings in Carrabelle near the east end of Florida's panhandle. Next: Across the Gulf of Mexico to Florida's west coast, with a new First Mate. We wish Skipper Jeff well as he continues on The Great Loop! I'm taking a hiatus to return home … Continue reading Carrabelle (Day 116)

Gateway To The Gulf (Day 115)

Arrival, Carrabelle! This port town of 2,800 is known as the Gateway to the Gulf. From here, boaters doing The Great Loop (who are known as Loopers) prepare for "the crossing" ... into the Gulf of Mexico, to Florida's west coast. Here, we ended our exploration of the Gulf Intercoastal Waterway. Arrival here is a … Continue reading Gateway To The Gulf (Day 115)