Carvers Cove Vinalhaven and a chance meeting
Date 2000 – Thursday 14 July 2011 (UTC -4)
There are many beautiful boats, known locally as windjammers, sailing
charters in these waters, out of
The wind having come up a little from the north west we were able to sail most of the 9nm through the rock and island strewn passage east of McGlathery and across to the Fox Passage between the large Island of Vinalhaven to the south and North Haven Island to the north.
Our destination was Carver Cove but ‘quelle horreur’ there was a yacht already at anchor.
You can imagine our surprise when the VHF radio barked out a greeting
from Mewari, Bob and Sue Dall OCC members and whom we had last seen in the
We had a very jolly walk ashore together and with lots to talk about we repaired back on board for drinks during which there were many claimed sightings of seals – mine was genuine and there was a photograph to prove it!