Base Camp for Morgan’s Cloud is a cabin and mooring about 7 minutes’ drive from Lunenburg, a UNESCO heritage site, where we go regularly for groceries, the mail, the gym, etc. But we never take the time to wander around the town—our visits to Lunenburg are all about chores and errands.
After two months tied to the mooring—working on the boat, launching the new Attainable Adventure Cruising website, dealing with Canadian taxes for the first time since taking up residence here (first time John the Bermudian has ever paid income tax!), and then stripping the boat for Hurricane Earl—we finally got out sailing this past weekend. We didn’t go far! A pleasant three hour sail (there are two long peninsulas between basecamp and Lunenburg, which is why it only takes 7 minutes to drive but 3 hours to sail) and a few minutes to drop the hook, and we were there.To continue reading, please login (top right) or join us.