Local Cholla Sailors spent 8 weeks in the spring 08 cruising the Sea of Cortez

Local Cholla Sailors spent 8 weeks in the spring 08 cruising the Sea of Cortez

Local Cholla Sailors spent 8 weeks in the spring 08 cruising the Sea of Cortez from Pto. Penasco to La Paz on the catamaran Gato Loco. Read logs from the cruise. Note: Logs posted most recent to oldest so strart leg 1 links.

Enjoy the cruise – Lowell, co-owner of Gato Loco

Leg 8 – San Carlos to Puerto Penasco, Crew – Lowell, Sally, Suzanne and IMG 6627 Lew (June 13 – 21)June

  • 13: Leg 8 – Team Cholla Bay on the final Leg
  • 17: Heading North from San Carlos
  • 17: Big Winds on Isla Tiburon & On to Bay of LA
  • 19: Anchored In Puerto Refugio..
  • 20: Bahia Willard & Puertecitos
  • 23: Home in Puerto Penasco
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  • Leg 7 – Loreto to San Carlos, Crew – Bill, Brian, Heather, Mike, Roger, Alisa & Carl (May 31 – June7) IMG 0700

  • June
  • 01: Leg 7 Launched Saturday Afternoon
  • 02: Loreto Leg 7 (0)
  • 04: Loreto to San Juanico to San Sebastion (0)
  • 06: Heading to Puerto Penasco (Land Crew)
  • 08: San Sebastion to Conception Bay. (0)
  • 08: Concepcion Bay (0)
  • 08: mulege (0)
  • 09: Muluge to San Carlos (0).
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  • Leg 6 – Quant Family Sailing in the Loreto area, Crew – Rick, Ryan, Rowdy, Hardy & LaneIMG 2980.
  • May
  • 26: Our Dog Neely’s Second Baja Update.
  • 27: Scorpion Bay (Land Crew)
  • 30: La Ventana – Back on the East Cape (Land Crew)
  • . Leg 6 Sailing Update in progress
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  • Leg 5 – La Paz to Loreto, Crew – Bill, Lindsay & EveIMG 0562
  • May
  • 24: Leg 5 – Team Ducky (Bill, Lindsay & Eve)
  • 20: Maps for the southern cape of Baja
  • 22: East Cape Update (Land Crew) (0)
  • 23: Cerritos Beach and Surf Camp on the West cape (0)
  • 24: Back in La Paz Saturday (Land Crew).
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  • Leg 4 – Loreto to La Paz, Crew – Lowell, Frankie, Bob, Chris & Kerry
  • IMG 2415May
  • 14: Our Dog Neely’s Mother’s Day Update from Gato Loco
  • 15: Leg 4 – Puerto Escondido – Puerto Gatos (May 11 -12)
  • 17: Puerto Gatos to La Paz (May 13 -15) (0)
  • 20: The La Paz Update Catch-up.
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  • Leg 3 – Loreto Area, Crew – Lowell, Frankie, Bill, Richard & Kerry
  • IMG 1736
  • May
  • 19: Leg 3 Starts Today (Sunday May 4th)
  • 06: Anchored at Isla Coronado
  • 08: San Jaunico with the wind at our back.
  • 09: Wednesday 7th – San Juanico Cove to Carmen Is.
  • 10: Vee Cove, Isla Carmen to Isla Monserrate
  • 10: Isla Monserrate to Agua Verde (Friday May 9th)
  • 14: Agua Verde to Pureto Escondido.
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  • Leg 2 – San Carlos to Loreto (Puerto Escondido), Crew – Bill, Clyde, Bruce & Cynthia
  • April – May
  • 29: Baja08 Leg 2 Begns.. (Tue April 29th)IMG 6465
  • 30: Gato Loco in Mulege (April 19th)
  • 01: Gato Loco by Land in Guerrero Negro (Land Crew)
  • 01: Mulege to Conception Bay
  • 03: Gato Loco by land in Loreto (Land Crew)
  • 03: Conception Bay to San Sebastian
  • 03: San Sebastian to San Juanico Cove
  • 04: San Juanico Cove to Puerto Ballandra, Final blog of Leg 2.
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  • Leg 1 – Puerto Penasco to San Carlos, Crew – Lowell, Bill & Dave
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  • April
  • 09: Baja 08 cruising starts Friday
  • 11: First leg begins…
  • 12: Friday April 11th – Puerto Penasco to Willard Bay.
  • 14: Willard Bay to Bay of LA (islands)
  • 14: Canal de Ballenas to Bay of LA
  • 16: Bay of LA to Isla Tiburon (April 15)
  • 17: Tiburon to Sonoran Coast (goodbye Baja)
  • 19: South Bound on the Sonoran Coast. (Thur April 17th)
  • 20: Flight back to Puerto Penasco (Saturday April 19th)