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Bay & Delta Yachtsman monthly features

Delta Rat Scrapbook – by Bill Wells

41st Annual Lynn Hahn Memorial Boat Parade Don’t miss this great annual event to kick off the Christmas/holiday season in Stockton. It will be held on Dec. 3 starting at 1700 hours with boats...

Lessons Learned – by Pat Carson

Winter is Coming… By the time you read this edition, winter will be just around the corner; and will your boat be ready? If you keep your boat on a trailer or on a...

What I Saw – by Jackie Philpott

Classics At The Corinthian When I sail up river to Owl Harbor I live large on fresh vegetables and rich yolky eggs from Devery’s chickens. In general though, singlehanded provisioning on my boat is...

New Products – By Terry Goble

Formula Restores Lustrous Shine To Metals And More Metal exposed to the elements quickly tarnishes, rusts or collects limescale, losing its lustrous shine. With Peek Polish from Sudbury, it’s quick and easy to bring...

Letters

Letters – by Our Readers

Jackie, Liked your Oct 2022 article. Especially about your editor. Were you playing with us with the mistake on page 36. Shouldn’t the “?” be a coma “,”? Dale Hi Dale, I go round...

Calendar - Down The Rode

Down The Rode – by Ty Mellott

BAY & BEYOND NOVEMBER Chartered Events • USS Potomac Cruises, from Oakland’s Jack London Square. Even though the historical ship has started scheduled once again, you can charter the ship for your own private events. For...

Delta Rat Scrapbook – by Bill Wells

A Day’s Adventure Jackie told you a while back about losing her nice anchor and chain rode on Miner Slough a few months back. She was hoping to go back and find it. Ty...

Lessons Learned – by Pat Carson

Boat Operator Education We are now in the fourth year of the State of California Department of Parks and Recreation’s mandatory boater education program and I thought it would be a good time to...

What I Saw – by Jackie Philpott

Half Moon Bay When sailors decide to go to Half Moon Bay, what they really mean is they sail down to Pillar Point Harbor. My understanding is that Half Moon Bay has a very...

Curt Page – by Bill Wells

CURT PAGE is retiring after 41 plus years of heading West Coast Canvas. I know, I know, it is hard to believe but he feels it is time to start slowing down. Don’t despair though,...