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Today’s podcast is a recording I did with myself on the highlights of the 40th Annual 2016 Port Townsend Wooden Boat Festival.

  • I recorded 9 interviews for the podcast
  • Gave a presentation on building a SCAMP sailboat
  • Attended several presentations
  • Watched the R2AK Blazer Presentation
  • Had a blast for 72 hours straight – except for sleeping in the bed of my truck 😉
  • Reconnected with a lot of friends
  • Dropped my $150 camera lens into Puget Sound 🙁

Check out HOWB 179 for highlights of last year’s festival.

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Here’s some pics to enjoy!

Adventuress flying her flags at sunset. Photo courtesy of Wooden Boat Dan

Adventuress flying her flags at sunset. Photo courtesy of Wooden Boat Dan

The Virginia V (formerly part of the Mosquito Fleet) looking as stately as ever. Photo courtesy of Wooden Boat Dan

The Virginia V (formerly part of the Mosquito Fleet) looking as stately as ever. Photo courtesy of Wooden Boat Dan

Festival boats come in all shapes and sizes. Ginger is a miniature sleep aboard cruiser. Photo courtesy of Wooden Boat Dan

Festival boats come in all shapes and sizes. Ginger is a miniature sleep aboard cruiser. Photo courtesy of Wooden Boat Dan

Thanks for doing the interview Wooden Boat Dan! I wish you the best with all your future boating endeavors!

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Today’s podcast is a recording I did with Small Craft Advisor Co-Editor and SCAMP brainchild Josh Colvin during the 2015 Port Townsend Wooden Boat Festival. We talked about the R2AK, SCAMP sailboats, and lots of other fun stuff.

Check our HOWB 040,  HOWB 143, for previous interviews I have done with Josh.

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Here’s some pics to enjoy!

Simeon aboard SCAMP #11 - Noddy - on a beat at Point Wilson. Photo by Wooden Boat Dan.

Simeon aboard his highly customized SCAMP #11 – Noddy – on a beat at Point Wilson. Photo by Wooden Boat Dan.

Another amazing SCAMP finished and ready for sailing. Photo by Wooden Boat Dan.

Another amazing SCAMP finished and ready for sailing. Photo by Wooden Boat Dan.

Thanks for doing the interview Josh! I wish you the best with all your future boating endeavors!

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You can also write comments on this blog, email me at WoodenboatDan@gmail.com, or leave a voice message from your computer.

Click HERE to subscribe to my email news list for the latest and greatest fun stuff and click on one of the buttons below to subscribe to my show. Keep the bright side up and the barnacled side down – Wooden Boat Dan “over and out”! Subscribe to the Hooked On Wooden Boats Podcast here: iTunes RSS Feed

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Today’s podcast is a recording I did with boatbuilder, restorer, sailor, pocket cruiser extraordinaire Marty Loken, during the 2015 Port Townsend Wooden Boat Festival. We talked about the R2AK, SCAMP sailboats, Poulsbo boats, and lots of other fun stuff.

Check our HOWB 011,  HOWB 098HOWB 138, for previous interviews I have done with Marty about his own wooden boat journey.

Click on the green player button above to listen to the podcast interview.

Here’s some pics to enjoy!

Commencement at 2015 Port Townsend Wooden Boat Festival - she is a beaut! Photo by Wooden Boat Dan.

Commencement at 2015 Port Townsend Wooden Boat Festival – she is a beaut! Photo by Wooden Boat Dan.

SCAMPs Rock! Photo by Wooden Boat Dan

SCAMPs Rock! Photo by Wooden Boat Dan

Thanks for doing the interview Marty! I wish you the best with all your future boating endeavors!

WANT TO HELP? PLEASE LEAVE FEEDBACK! I want to build a community of people from all over the world who want to connect, learn, share stories and photos, and have fun with wooden boats. I would REALLY appreciate you sending me wooden boats pics, stories, or projects you are working on.

You can also write comments on this blog, email me at WoodenboatDan@gmail.com, or leave a voice message from your computer.

Click HERE to subscribe to my email news list for the latest and greatest fun stuff and click on one of the buttons below to subscribe to my show. Keep the bright side up and the barnacled side down – Wooden Boat Dan “over and out”! Subscribe to the Hooked On Wooden Boats Podcast here: iTunes RSS Feed

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Today’s podcast is a recording I did with Robert d’Arcy Captain of the Schooner Martha, during the 2015 Port Townsend Wooden Boat Festival. We talked about Robert’s adventures with family and crew taking Martha on a yearlong voyage to Mexico, California, Hawaii and other far away places.

Check our HOWB 062 for an interview I did with Robert about his own wooden boat journey.

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Here’s some pics to enjoy!

Martha was built in 1907 in San Francisco. She is sleek and shapely - one of my top 3 favorite boats in Port Townsend. Photo courtesy of Wooden Boat Dan.

Martha was built in 1907 in San Francisco. She is sleek and shapely – one of my top 3 favorite boats in Port Townsend. Photo courtesy of Wooden Boat Dan.

Martha's helm is amazing - a real piece of art! Photo by Wooden Boat Dan.

Martha’s helm is amazing – a real piece of art! Photo by Wooden Boat Dan.

 

Thanks for doing the interview Robert! I wish you the best with all your future boating endeavors!

WANT TO HELP? PLEASE LEAVE FEEDBACK! I want to build a community of people from all over the world who want to connect, learn, share stories and photos, and have fun with wooden boats. I would REALLY appreciate you sending me wooden boats pics, stories, or projects you are working on.

You can also write comments on this blog, email me at WoodenboatDan@gmail.com, or leave a voice message from your computer.

Click HERE to subscribe to my email news list for the latest and greatest fun stuff and click on one of the buttons below to subscribe to my show. Keep the bright side up and the barnacled side down – Wooden Boat Dan “over and out”! Subscribe to the Hooked On Wooden Boats Podcast here: iTunes RSS Feed

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Today’s podcast is a recording I did with John Lockwood of Pygmy Boats during the 2015 Port Townsend Wooden Boat Festival. We talked about John’s world travels (at the time John was about 2 years into his around the world trip), boats, paddles and John touched (quite) a little on political issues!

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Here’s some pics to enjoy!

On the hook at 2015 Port Townsend Wooden Boat Festival. Photo by Wooden Boat Dan

On the hook at 2015 Port Townsend Wooden Boat Festival. Photo by Wooden Boat Dan

Ace Spragg on deck of Lorraine. Photo courtesy of Wooden Boat Dan

Ace Spragg on deck of Lorraine. Photo courtesy of Wooden Boat Dan

Thanks for doing the interview John! I wish you the best with all your future boating endeavors!

WANT TO HELP? PLEASE LEAVE FEEDBACK! I want to build a community of people from all over the world who want to connect, learn, share stories and photos, and have fun with wooden boats. I would REALLY appreciate you sending me wooden boats pics, stories, or projects you are working on.

You can also write comments on this blog, email me at WoodenboatDan@gmail.com, or leave a voice message from your computer.

Click HERE to subscribe to my email news list for the latest and greatest fun stuff and click on one of the buttons below to subscribe to my show. Keep the bright side up and the barnacled side down – Wooden Boat Dan “over and out”! Subscribe to the Hooked On Wooden Boats Podcast here: iTunes RSS Feed

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