Off Yonder – Adventure Travel Stories - Seeing the world for what it is

Boat Jockey
Chesapeake Bay to Jersey Shore, Havre de Grace, Maryland, United States

It started off as a one-day job helping move a sailboat down the Jersey Shore. It ended up being three sailboat delivery jobs over the span of a week. When people buy a sailboat, it usually needs to be moved from the previous owner’s slip or the boat yard to it’s new home. Sometimes new […]

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Sailing: Hobart to Sydney
Bass Strait, Tasman Sea, Australia

You haven’t lived until you’ve sailed. And you haven’t sailed until you’ve sailed Bass Strait. A relatively small stretch of water off the north coast of Tasmania, Bass strait has the reputation of consistently being the roughest stretch of water in the world. I was brutally reminded of this many times as the 60 foot […]

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