Sunday June 27, 2010 8PM
I say Boot Key - Marathon because I’m not sure what is
what. I think Marathon is the town and Boot Key the name of the island, but I’ve
been wrong before.
We made it to Marathon. It was a very nice sail –
finally, but not without some drama. Leaving Key West we had to motor south
some before we could turn east and sail. Well, it was a bit bumpy and it wasn’t
long before the cat lost his breakfast and Roberta almost added a sympathy bark
to the mix. By the time the sails were up and things smoothed out both my crew
were out cold in the cockpit. They both rallied as we entered Boot Key harbor.
Tomorrow it’s on to the Key largo area where we’ll
anchor again for the night. It looks like the winds will cooperate again so we
Here is a picture of the harbor. Not many boats here
although there are a lot of moorings – the lack of boats is probably due
to the season.