Russell H. from Chicago, Illinois and Matt H. from Denver, Colorado joined MiraMar Adventures for a week of sailing, snorkeling, fishing, and learning. Russell, a returning customer who received ASA 101, 103, 104, and 114 with MiraMar Adventures in January 2017, completed ASA 105 Coastal Navigation and ASA 106 Advanced Coastal Cruising during this trip. Matt completed ASA 114 Cruising Catamaran, having already attained ASA 101-104 with Sunshine Coast Adventures.
Mira Mar underway (photo credit JLM)
Navigator and helmsman through the dodger.
Lots to see at Pickles Reef including this eel…
…and this turtle who came right up to the boat to visit.
Ralaxing after a busy day.
A pre-season water spout reminds us of the power of weather.
Dinghy trip ashore for dinner at the OV.
Flying the chute Bayside along the Intra-coastal Waterway (ICW).
Sunset traditions in the Conch Republic.
“Fantastic trip! Learned so much and made me much more confident for my next sail! Thank you so much!”
“To my favorite Yes-loving captain… Second time as good as the first. Even better! A memorable trip – I can’t wait to put all I learned into action.”