United States Power Squadron

NOSPS

Planned Cruising Schedule  2018

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2018 CRUISING SCHEDULE

Our Cruise Director, Sandy Stem, has spent much time researching and planning for our adventures...
For more information or to register for a cruise, use the contact form at the bottom of this page or sign up using the binders at the Dinner Meetings. Some Cruisers have already signed up and more are planning to...join us and be one of the ones that ...adventure with us!

 "Do you have your GAME ON?"
If you plan to join an NOSPS Cruise this year, check the CRUISING page on the menu bar for details.

While cruising this summer, whether on an NOSPS cruise or on your own and with friends, take photos! and please share them with us here.  We would love to see them!  They help to get us through the winter months!

May 2 thru 5th, (4 days)

Shakedown Cruise, San Juan Islands

DESTINATION PORTS:
Friday Harbor, Stuart Island, Rosario
(Friday Harbor may be exchanged for Deer Harbor if the Cruising Group prefers)

Cruisers planning to go:  Randy & Julia Roberts, Bob & Sandy Stem, Patty Graft,
Gordon & Catherine Bilyard, Bernie & Judy Armstrong, Phil & Linda Walker

Please contact if you plan to join us.  There is still time!

May 19th - June 4th (17 days)
MEMORIAL WEEKEND CRUISE & BEYOND
First leg in Conjunction with PA Yacht Club

DESTINATION PORTS

Telegraph Harbor, Thetis Island
(Includes Blind Dinghy Race, Timed Races,  Bocchi Ball Competition, evening docktails, and a weekend ender Potluck with awards from races & games presented organized by the PA Yacht Club.

Telegraph Harbor Marina Contact

Cruisers Planning to go:  Audrey & Tom Lynch; Ray & Nila Madsen; Bob & Sandy Stem, Phil & Linda Walker

Extended NOSPS DESTINATION PORTS:
(will include various destinations (TBD)
in Canada prior to and post Telegraph Harbor)

 Time to sign up yet!! Come join the fun!

June 8th-10th, (3 days +)

USPS DISTRICT 16 RENDEZVOUS

DESTINATION PORTS:
A. Poulsbo
B.  Optional Extension

 For more information regarding the District 16 Poulsbo Rendezvous and photos of past years....
Click here

July 14th-18th (5 days)

HOOD CANAL CRUISE

DESTINATION PORTS:
Port Ludlow, Pleasant Harbor

 Cruisers Planning to GO:  Linda & Bob Bond; Sally Calkins; Patty Graft;
Bob & Sandy Stem; *Ray & Nila Madsen; Phil & Linda Walker

No Boat? Come by Car! - Join us for Docktails or BBQ!

August 20th to 28th (7 days)

SOUTH SOUND CRUISE

DESTINATION PORTS:
EdmondsBlake Island,  Long Branch Improvement Club Marina,
Swantown Marina in OlympiaGig Harbor, Kingston

 Cruisers Planning to Go:  Phil & Linda Walker; Linda and Bob Bond; Bob and Sandy Stem; Sandy & Ray Thomas; Ray & Nila Madsen; Patty Graft; Sally Calkins

LAKE OZETTE CANOE CAMPING TRIP
Cruise Leader - Gordon Bilyard

Three night canoe trip -paddling 4 miles to Ericson Bay Campground at Lake Ozette, staying 3 nights and making the return 4 mile paddle.  An easy hike is planned while there.  Please inform  Gordon asap if you plan to participate in this trip as lots of planning is required.

Details

September 12th - 26th

DESOLATION SOUND

DESTINATION PORTS:
Sidney, Nanaimo, Pender Harbor, Powell River, Desolation Sound Provincial Marine Park, Gorge Harbor, Campbell River, Comox, Schooner Cove, Chemainus, Stuart Island, or Roche Harbor

Cruisers Planning to Go:  Audrey & Tom Lynch; Sally Calkins; Patty Graft; Bob & Sandy Stem; Ray & Nila Madsen

Let our Cruise Director, Sandy Stem know that you plan to join us on a cruise...still time to sign up ...we would love to have you come adventure with us! 

 

Notes:
 *A Captain's Meeting will be held prior to each cruise
 *Destination Ports" does not necessarily include all ports to be visited.

**Complete the form below to Contact our Cruise Director, with any questions regarding planned Cruises
or to register to cruise with us.

 

NOSPS Flotilla docked at Nanaimo, Vancouver Island, BC
NOSPS Flotilla docked at Nanaimo, Vancouver Island, BC
entrance to Sydney Harbor Marina
Entrance to Sydney Harbor Marina, Vancouver Island, BC