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Moonrise over the River Lynher

Anchoring in the River Lynher

The River Lynher flows through East Cornwall and meets the River Tamar, a short distance up from the Hamoaze area, an estuarine stretch of the River Tamar between its confluence with the River Lynher and Plymouth Sound. It is sometimes referred to as the St Germans River. We departed from Mayflower… Read More »Anchoring in the River Lynher

Yacht anchored in Salcombe Anchorage

Anchoring in Salcombe

Still, calm, peaceful…we simply loved the anchorage in Salcombe! Possibly because, for the majority of our stay it was either just us or one other boat, and possibly because we picked a cracking window weather wise! We had spent the previous week anchored up the River Dart, which was idyllic,… Read More »Anchoring in Salcombe

Yachts anchored at Sandridge Boathouse Anchorage

Anchoring in the River Dart

After a night on the visitor pontoon in Dartmouth we decided to head up river and explore what this beautiful part of the world had to offer. Last season we explored Dartmouth and the surrounding area in depth so we didn’t feel the need to do it again. Besides we… Read More »Anchoring in the River Dart

Sailing out of King Point Marina, Plymouth

Plymouth: Britain’s Ocean City

After our sail from Salcombe and a night at Cawsand Bay we weighed anchor and headed into Plymouth. Our destination was King Point Marina, the newest of Plymouth’s marinas located inside Millbay Inner Basin to the west side of Plymouth Waterfront. The marina forms part of the Coastal Quarter in… Read More »Plymouth: Britain’s Ocean City