Hangin’ with the Rich and Famous in Avalon on Catalina Island!

Well, after riding out the rain storm in Cat Harbor we decided a change of scenery was in order so today we motored around the island and caught a mooring ball in Avalon for the week!  It’s absolutely beautiful here!  There is so much action it’s a bit of sensory overload.  There is a jazz festival going on this weekend so the mooring field is suppose to be completely full.  They had a deal going on for the moorings – if you buy 4 nights you get the next 3 complimentary – so we splurged and are going to be tied to this mooring for a week!  So all our friends who live in LA – GET ON THE FERRY AND MEET US OUT HERE!!  Our cell phones work here so give us a call and let’s meet up!

Here are a few pics of landfall and the view from our cockpit.  I’ll upload more this week!

Oh, and I updated the location page in case you have been living in a cave and don’t know where Avalon is 😉  I’ll try and upload pics from the channel islands while we’re here.

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  1. Bob Pearson's Gravatar Bob Pearson
    October 14, 2013    

    Your pics of Avalon are superb! It looks totally Mediterrean and a dream
    destination. It’s a must-see Island and you’d never know it’s even part of the U.S.
    because it’s so retro and wonderful.
    Keep up the great reports!

    Bob and Mir

  2. Hans's Gravatar Hans
    October 14, 2013    

    Hi Lewis and Alyssa,
    It was great meeting you both in Avalon. Thanks for inviting Sarah and I aboard for drinks. It was really great to see how you’ve setup your boat for blue water cruising. I hope you have an awesome adventure!

  3. Matt's Gravatar Matt
    October 18, 2013    

    Niiiice. Living the dream.


    -your buddy Haeberle

    • October 18, 2013    

      Thanks Buddy! Where you coming to visit us?

      • Matt's Gravatar Matt
        November 26, 2013    

        Wouldn’t mind a Jan-Feb visit to Mexico. Hope to make it happen.

  4. Bob Pearson's Gravatar Bob Pearson
    October 20, 2013    

    Fabulous colorful fish in a magical ocean environment! What a show!

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