Weather window to the Exumas

After spending 9 days in Bimini, we’ve finally been presented a narrow weather window. There are four boats here heading towards the Exumas, and after a captain’s meeting Thursday, we’ve decided our best escape route is via an overnight passage to Highbourne Cay. The east winds are predicted to lay down for about 30 hours, […]

Landfall at Bimini

Our March 1 crossing was uneventful if a bit on the lumpy side, but Sammy, our cruise comfort bellwether was not pacing and panting, so it was an acceptable ride! We departed No Name Harbor about 0700 and arrived at Bimini at 1500. Our cruise speed was on the slow side as we bucked the […]