Local Cholla Sailors spent 8 weeks in the spring 08 cruising the Sea of Cortez from Pto. Penasco to La Paz on the catamaran Gato Loco. Read logs from the cruise. Note: Logs posted most recent to oldest so strart leg 1 links.
Enjoy the cruise – Lowell, co-owner of Gato Loco
Leg 8 – San Carlos to Puerto Penasco, Crew – Lowell, Sally, Suzanne and Lew (June 13 – 21)June
13: Leg 8 – Team Cholla Bay on the final Leg
17: Heading North from San Carlos
17: Big Winds on Isla Tiburon & On to Bay of LA
19: Anchored In Puerto Refugio..
20: Bahia Willard & Puertecitos
23: Home in Puerto Penasco
Leg 7 – Loreto to San Carlos, Crew – Bill, Brian, Heather, Mike, Roger, Alisa & Carl (May 31 – June7)
01: Leg 7 Launched Saturday Afternoon
02: Loreto LegÃ‚ 7 (0)
04: Loreto to San Juanico to San Sebastion (0)
06: Heading to Puerto Penasco (Land Crew)
08: San Sebastion to Conception Bay. (0)
08: Concepcion Bay (0)
08: mulege (0)
09: Muluge to San Carlos (0).
Leg 6 – Quant Family Sailing in the Loreto area, Crew – Rick, Ryan, Rowdy, Hardy & Lane.
26: Our Dog Neelyâ€™s Second Baja Update.
27: Scorpion Bay (Land Crew)
30: La Ventana – Back on the East Cape (Land Crew)
. Leg 6 Sailing Update in progress
Leg 5 – La Paz to Loreto, Crew – Bill, Lindsay & Eve
24: Leg 5 – Team Ducky (Bill, Lindsay & Eve)
20: Maps for the southern cape of Baja
22: East Cape Update (Land Crew) (0)
23: Cerritos Beach and Surf Camp on the West cape (0)
24: Back in La Paz Saturday (Land Crew).
Leg 4 – Loreto to La Paz, Crew – Lowell, Frankie, Bob, Chris & Kerry
14: Our Dog Neelyâ€™s Motherâ€™s Day Update from Gato Loco
15: Leg 4 – Puerto Escondido – Puerto Gatos (May 11 -12)
17: Puerto Gatos to La Paz (May 13 -15) (0)
20: The La Paz Update Catch-up.
Leg 3 – Loreto Area, Crew – Lowell, Frankie, Bill, Richard & Kerry
19: Leg 3 Starts Today (Sunday May 4th)
06: Anchored at Isla Coronado
08: San Jaunico with the wind at our back.
09: Wednesday 7th – San Juanico Cove to Carmen Is.
10: Vee Cove, Isla Carmen to Isla Monserrate
10: Isla Monserrate to Agua Verde (Friday May 9th)
14: Agua Verde to Pureto Escondido.
Leg 2 – San Carlos to Loreto (Puerto Escondido), Crew – Bill, Clyde, Bruce & Cynthia
April – May
29: Baja08 Leg 2 Begns.. (Tue April 29th)
30: Gato Loco in Mulege (April 19th)
01: Gato Loco by Land in Guerrero Negro (Land Crew)
01: Mulege to Conception Bay
03: Gato Loco by land in Loreto (Land Crew)
03: Conception Bay to San Sebastian
03: San Sebastian to San Juanico Cove
04: San Juanico Cove to Puerto Ballandra, Final blog of Leg 2.
Leg 1 – Puerto Penasco to San Carlos, Crew – Lowell, Bill & Dave
09: Baja 08 cruising starts Friday
11: First leg beginsâ€¦
12: Friday April 11th – Puerto Penasco to Willard Bay.
14: Willard Bay to Bay of LA (islands)
14: Canal de Ballenas to Bay of LA
16: Bay of LA to Isla Tiburon (April 15)
17: Tiburon to Sonoran Coast (goodbye Baja)
19: South Bound on the Sonoran Coast. (Thur April 17th)
20: Flight back to Puerto Penasco (Saturday April 19th)