The first boat to arrive this morning is Tug of my Heart with Dennis and Darlene aboard.
John and Herb are dock hands for the day.
Bill soon comes in with Odd Duck. His companion is a beautiful black Lab named Abby, who likes to sample humans' sandwiches. (There is more to the story.)
Randy and Ida of Adventurer smile for the camera.
Dave and Joann are on their Cutwater 28, Seoul Survivor II. Cutwaters are made at the Company's Monroe WA plant, and are a bit more sporty.
Craig is seen in the background by his Salish Rover Ranger Tug.
John gives Herb a vest to make him official and makes him put on shoes.
Laurie gets help from Randy at the registration desk.
Maureen and David on Karma.
Steve gives a hand at bringing in the boats.
Bruce and Vicki on Moondance.
June and Herb arrive on Sea Sweeper.
Our friends from the 'North,' Allen and Yvonne on Stout and Patrick and Gail on That's It. With a record number of attendees this year, the Canadians open a new section of the marina on D Dock.
John and Mary on Red Ranger.
Guess who????? Lower left corner in the photo...............
The moment we have all been waiting for......
It's Hercules with Bob at the wheel and Admiral Dil enjoying the view from the cockpit. Hercules is complete with the handmade beard. (There are also fenders to match.)
|Dil and Bob|
After a hard day's work -- and FUN -- we are ready for Happy Hour, potluck dinner and nonstop visiting.
I can't wait until tomorrow!!!
Willie of Willie's Tug,
and of Walldog, Willie and Jake