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Sep 10, 2004 - Trinidad to Shelter Cove

Stayed one day longer in Trinidad than planned -- they were forecasting 25 knots near Cape Mendocino, so we stuck to our new (old) rule of no more than 25. We sailed off our mooring buoy at 7:00 p.m. on 9/9 -- a new manuever for us that worked very well! Unfortunately, the wind died by 8, so we were back to motor sailing until about 1:00 a.m., and then motoring, as usual. There is no longer enough daylight for us to make this journey in one day, so we had to leave in the last hour of daylight and arrive the next day. We arrived and anchored...

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