Venture Sail 2010 Cruise Gallery

A few photos from the 2010 Cruise. These have been used to illustrate my journal, but are included here in higher definition for download.

Saorsa II docked at Rimouski
Docked in Rimouski

Sunset in l'Anse Du Petit Mitis
The end of another day cruising. Anchored at Anse du Petit Mitis.

Petit Mitis Light
Light at Pointe Mitis. Group flashing 3 every 7.5 seconds on a 21 metre tower.

Empress of Ireland Bouy

Empress of Ireland Bouy
Bouy marking the last resting place of the "Empress of Ireland" and over 1,000 of her passengers and crew.

Empress of Ireland Bouy

Sunset in Les Mechins
Our anchorage at Les Mechins close by the commercial shipyard.

Sainte Anne des Monts
Architectural detail of the church in Sainte-Anne-des-Monts.

Sainte Anne des Monts
Moonrise over Sainte-Anne-des-Monts as viewed from our slip in the marina on our last night at this harbour.

Riviere la Madeleine
View of the valley of Riviere-la-Madeleine looking downstream towards the sea.

Rocher Perce
Rocher Perce appears on the horizon...

Rocher Perce
... and passes astern.

Gazebo in Elizabethan Rose Garden
Gazebo set in an Elizabethan Rose Garden in Bouctouche, New Brunswick.

Irving Memorial Chapel
Irving Memorial Chapel in Bouctouche, New Brunswick.

Windjammer Heritage
The Down East Maine Windjammer "Heritage" crosses our bow as she beats to windward.

Full Rigged Ship "Friendship"
The full rigged ship "Friendship" dwarfs yachts in the mooring field as she leaves Salem Harbour.

Your Captain
Your Captain about to enjoy a Dark&Stormy.

Motif No. One
Typical scene in the Cape Ann area.

Mystic Seaport
View of Mystic Seaport from Saorsa II's visitor dock.

Central Park
View of Manhattan from inside Central Park.

Mast Unstepped and Stowed on Deck
At Catskill, mast unstepped and stowed on deck ready for Erie Canal transit.

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