GA to CT Day 8
Belhaven, NC to Coinjock, NC
We left Dowry Creek Marina at 0715 this morning and again had a beautiful sunshine and no wind day... hopefully this weather sticks for the remainder of our trip.
Had no issues today...a slight delay at the Alligator River Bridge but five minutes wait and we back underway north... destination Coinjock Marina.
We arrived to Coinjock Marina at approximately 1720 and were securely docked at 1730. Our position tonight is N36°20.996', W075°56.883'
. We traveled today for 10 hours and 15 minutes covering 72.5 nautical mile averaging 7.1 knots.
Posted at 6:21 PM
GA to CT Day 7
Morehead City, NC to Belhaven, NC
We departed Morehead City from this morning at 0705... great weather and a lot of boats moving north... it was great day of cruising.
We had planned to have a short day going to Oriental and go to the grocery and replenish a few items... produce, eggs, etc... but with Oriental only 2.5 hours away, we decided that was too short of day and continued past Oriental... our final destination for the day Belhaven, NC at Dowry Creek Marina. Dowry Creek Marina has a courtesy car and we can use it to go to the food Lion in Belhaven.
We arrived to Dowry Creek Marina at approximately 1550 and were securely docked at 1605. Our position tonight is N35°31.964', W076°32.119'
. We traveled today for 9 hours covering 62.2 nautical mile averaging 6.9 knots.
Posted at 4:56 PM
GA to CT Day 6
Swansboro, NC to Morehead City, NC
Short day planned going to Morehead City to spend Easter with friends that live in the area... Diane and Louis Wade. It has been two years since we last saw them... will be great to see them and catch up.
We departed from Swansboro at 0730 with sunshine and light winds... hope this nice weather holds for a few days... have had enough bad weather the last two days for the whole trip.
We arrived to Morehead City, NC and docked at the Morehead City Docks... we were securely docked at 1100. Our position tonight is N34°43.148', W076°42.814'
. We traveled today for 3 hours and 30 minutes covering 22.3 nautical mile averaging 6.4 knots.
Posted at 11:37 AM