Charlie and Cathy Simon: 48 Days as of July 30

From the Simons:

We started our sailing season in February at Ft. Lauderdale, FL this year. First, taking a short shakedown trip to Biscayne Bay, FL then sailing up the East Coast to Annapolis, MD with stops at Lake Worth, FL; Charleston, SC; Cape Lookout, NC; Portsmouth,VA; Wico Mico, VA; and Little Choptank.

The rest of our days so far are wonderful Chesapeake Bay sailing days and overnight stays fairly nearby Annapolis. Also, the attached picture  of our sailboat “Celebrate” is just before our departure from Portsmouth, VA showing the Sail Nauticus/Nauticus National Maritime Center in the background. 48 days on the water as of July 30, 2016.


(2) 2/10 & 2/11 Ft. Lauderdale, FL to Biscayne Bay, FL and a dinghy ride day.

(1)  2/22  Biscayne Bay, FL to Ft. Lauderdale, FL

(1) 3/23 Ft. Lauderdale, FL to Lake Worth, FL

(3) 3/24 – 3/27 Lake Worth, FL to Charleston, SC

(4) 3/30 – 4/2 Charleston, SC to Cape Lookout, NC at anchorage with daily dinghy rides.

(2) 4/3 – 4/5 Cape Lookout, NC to Portsmouth, VA

(3) 4/19 – 4/21 Portsmouth, VA to Annapolis, MD

(1) 5/12 Annapolis, MD day trip to Jabin's Boat Yard

(7) 5/13 - 5/16 Annapolis, MD to St. Michaels, MD plus daily dinghy rides

(5) 5/29 - 5/31 Memorial Weekend - Annapolis, MD to Magothy River, MD with 2 days of dinghy rides

(8) 6/4 - 6/11 OCC week cruise - Tred Avon River, Oxford, La Trappe, Baby Owl, Trippe Creek andCambridge with 1 dinghy ride day

(1) 6/18 Annapolis, MD to Magothy River, MD and back.

(1) 6/25 Saturday sailing around Annapolis, MD

(4)  7/2 - 7/4 Fourth of July weekend - Annapolis, MD to St. Michaels anchorage with one dinghy day.

(1) 7/9 Saturday sailing around Annapolis, MD

(1) 7/16 Saturday sailing around Annapolis, MD

(1) 7/18 Annapolis, MD National Sailing Hall of Fame STEM program sailing

(1) 7/23 Saturday sailing around Annapolis, MD

(1) 7/30 Annapolis, MD National Sailing Hall of Fame Outreach program sailing