About Tall Sails Adventure
Ahoy sailors! You have found a place to explore tall sailing ships under the sails of the sun. We know you will enjoy your stay as you disco...
Gainey Swept from Barque Picton Castle Deck
On December 8, 2006 Laura Gainey was sailing on board the Barque Picton Castle. As the ship rode the rough waves in the storm near Cape Co...
Depoe Bay, Oregon
Last summer we took a nice trip to Depoe Bay, Oregon where the waves of the sea crash upon the rocks. If you miss the ocean and don't ha...
Get a Degree to Talk Like a Pirate?
International Talk Like a Pirate Day is September 19th each year. If you don't have the talent to talk like one, maybe you can work on y...
A True Message in a Bottle Story
Every tall sails adventure perhaps has a message in a bottle tale, but this one really pulls at the heart in that it is true, and the event ...
David Crockett Clipper Ship Postcard
The celebrated A-I Extreme Clipper Ship! Ahoy Sailors! Coleman's California Line for San Francisco is ready to set David Crockett off ...
Captain Big Beard and the Time Looters
Have fun with this far fetched fun pirate story for all ages. Time Looters will loot 10 minutes of your time to locate the dirty tea towel p...
Gainey Still Lost at Sea
Daughter of the Canadian hockey manager Bob Gainey, Laura Gainey was still lost at sea after being washed overboard Friday evening December ...
Mermaid Tells Her Tale
If mermaids really lived, they might be much like this mermaid: Hannah Fraser. Without air tanks, this mermaid swims down 50 feet into the...
Plum Pirates of the Night
One night we sailed down a local street in our truck. Suddenly, we were startled as something struck the windshield. Smashed to a pulp on ou...
How to Tie an Anchor Hitch Knot for Sailing
When it comes to sailing, one better know their knots! The anchor hitch knot is necessary for doing just that - anchoring and attaching a line to an object.
Sail on over to Apparent Wind to view a very cool animation to see
how to tie an anchor hitch knot
If you prefer to watch a video for instructions with Captain John to tie the anchor hitch knot get a grip on this one:
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