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Back to the Roots of Dorydom

2022-11-27T02:46:19+00:00November 27th, 2022|News|

At Fretwater, it's first class all the way. Well, since Fretwater Boatworks runs all its expenses through an American Airlines credit card, we [...]

Time Out

2022-11-25T17:08:42+00:00November 25th, 2022|News|

We've often prided ourselves at how much we accomplish in the boatshop, on the river, and in our travels. Well, in late August [...]

Dehydrated river running

2022-09-06T21:15:58+00:00August 29th, 2022|News|

We got back to Utah in time to rig the river trip and still have enough light to take little Jiminy down to [...]

Rookie Pyros

2022-08-29T20:02:23+00:00August 29th, 2022|News|

It's been a big year for flooding in Flagstaff, and a rough year for the troll that lives under my bridge. In July [...]

Les Zigotos

2022-09-06T21:25:11+00:00August 28th, 2022|News|

Among the two dozen dories described in John  Gardner's seminal 1978 The Dory Book, one has always piqued my interest: The St. Pierre [...]

Points North

2022-09-06T21:36:02+00:00July 28th, 2022|News|

With boat school over for the year, I dropped Cricket off at the airport *sigh* and headed down the coast to Machais to [...]

Splash and Giggle

2022-07-27T07:53:29+00:00July 27th, 2022|News|

Somehow our Doryak class at WoodenBoat School in June attracted a truly astonishing group of wonderful, talented folks. Several were veterans of early [...]

Amesbury Jane

2022-07-27T05:12:31+00:00July 27th, 2022|News|

June 11. Finally time to leave the heat and wind that tormented us all spring and fly East. Here we are savoring the [...]

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