I've traveled a fair bit but never called anywhere outside The Rockies home. I grew up on a small lake in southern Colorado and learned to sail at 10. Nothing large, but I loved it. When I got my own place on a lake a kept a little fourteen footer with an outrigger on a bouy in front of my dock
and took it out whenever the wind
I've been in Montana for almost twelve years now and haven't sailed since moving. My creek is way too small and all the lakes freeze around here.
Twice in my life I've sold
everything and headed off for parts
unknown. Now that my off-grid homestead is up and running and not much of a challenge I'm feeling that pull again.
I'm building a tiny house in Unalaklete Alaska
, I thought that might help 38th this wanderlust... but every time I'm up there I hear the ocean calling to me. I suspect another masted vessel is in my future.
Putting aside my thousands of hours sailing, I consider myself a sailing NOOB because of the size of my boats.
I have lots of questions about larger boats, living on them, and crossing great expanses of salt water