Category Archives: Cheapskate

Saturday on Damariscotta Feb. 1

The ice that got left behind in the rush to Plattsburgh was sailed, bumps and all, by seven ice boats and one wind surfer/runner rig and several more sailors who tried out “Cheapskate”, the prototype low cost entry level lumber … Continue reading

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Saturday on Damariscotta Feb. 1

The ice that got left behind in the rush to Plattsburgh was sailed, bumps and all, by seven ice boats and one wind surfer/runner rig and several more sailors who tried out “Cheapskate”, the prototype low cost entry level lumber … Continue reading

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Damariscotta, the ice that got left behind

Three of us sailed Dammy Friday Jan 31, Doug Raymond, Bill Bunting and your scribe. The ice was definitely bumpy but the bumps seemed less obnoxious than two days ago on Chickawaukee, they must have sublimed (evaporated, solid to gas). … Continue reading

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Damariscotta, the ice that got left behind

Three of us sailed Dammy Friday Jan 31, Doug Raymond, Bill Bunting and your scribe. The ice was definitely bumpy but the bumps seemed less obnoxious than two days ago on Chickawaukee, they must have sublimed (evaporated, solid to gas). … Continue reading

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Frog pond ice survey Jan 29

I did drive by’s of smaller ponds we have sailed or skated on on in mid coast area in past. Mace’s Pond, Rocky, & Tolman Pond, Rockport. South Pond & North Pond, Warren. Pemaquid, (both ends) & Biscay Ponds, Waldonoro … Continue reading

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Frog pond ice survey Jan 29

I did drive by’s of smaller ponds we have sailed or skated on on in mid coast area in past. Mace’s Pond, Rocky, & Tolman Pond, Rockport. South Pond & North Pond, Warren. Pemaquid, (both ends) & Biscay Ponds, Waldonoro … Continue reading

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To Adventure or Not to Adventure….

I wish there were a clear formula to answer the question, shall I do this adventure? You put all the good stuff in the numerator: the delight; the satisfaction of a life lived far from the couch and the remote; … Continue reading

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