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21 October 2013

Shipshape Classics at Deer Harbor Wooden Boat Festival, 2013

Classic 50' Schooner RED JACKET (219926)
Built in 1920 in Seattle, a participant at   
the Deer Harbor Wooden Boat Festival, 2-4 September 2013.
The 12th annual "between festival," 

following the Victoria Classic Boat Festival,
and one week before the Pt. Townsend Wooden Boat Festival.

Schooner ALCYONE is in the background.
Above beautiful image thanks to photographer Barbara Brown©, 

Orcas Island, WA.



























The following are photos shared by the crew of the Danish spidsgatter PIA who sailed from Olympia, to the islands for the Deer Harbor Festival. Afterwards, the fleet rested up in Watmough Bay, en route to the Port Townsend Wooden Boat Festival, in the sunny, memorable, summer of 2013. Thanks Aho´i!





















Watmough Bay anchorage, Lopez Island.
Resting up for Port Townsend show.

















Classic boats from high above Watmough Bay, Lopez Island.
















Evening calm on Aho´i Mench's PIA,  September 2013.

1 comment:

  1. Well look what I found when searching for Watmough Bay images! Nice shot of Pia! Magz

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