Welcome to the 2016 Boating Season!

Posted by on April 18, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Well, the boat hit the water on April 1st!  We sent the first weekend aboard recommissioning and cleaning.  The second weekend, the first mate got a good dose of docking practice while there still aren’t very many boats in the water.  It was a good confidence builder.  Last weekend was a bit more of the same.  On Saturday we ventured out to Potter’s Cove, battling the wind and 2-4 foot waves the first mate manned the helm most of the way, doing a great job in lousy conditions.  Sunday was more practice with the first mate maneuvering through tight channels and getting more docking experience.  It was a beautiful day with little wind and flat seas, so I have the first mate take up the Providence River and back.  A great shakedown cruise!

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