Logbook 2019

Welcome to the Online logbook & blog of S/Y Stella Polaris

We are a Finnish family of 3 sailing a Vancouver 32 sailboat. After sailing from Finland to North Africa and back in 2016-2018, we are now located in Helsinki, Finland.

In the summer of 2019 we are exploring the Finnish archipelago and visiting some lighthouse islands.

Logbook 2019

Saturday 10.8.2019
From: Söderskär, Finland
To:
Suomenlinna, Finland
Nm:
13.7

Friday 9.8.2019
From: Suomenlinna, Finland
To:
Söderskär, Finland
Nm:
15.3

Friday 2.8.2019
From: Pikku-Leikosaari, Finland
To:
Suomenlinna, Finland
Nm:
6

Thursday 1.8.2019
From: Suomenlinna, Finland
To:
Pikku-Leikosaari, Finland (ashore moored)
Nm:
7.2

Saturday 27.7.2019
From: Hietalahti, Finland
To:
Pihlajasaari – Suomenlinna, Finland
Nm:
4

Thursday 25.7.2019
From: Lähteelä, Finland
To:
Hietalahti, Finland
Nm:
20.2

Wednesday 24.7.2019
From: Andö, Finland
To:
Lähteelä, Finland
Nm:
18.6

Tuesday 23.7.2019
From: Långön, Finland
To:
Andö, Finland (ashore moored)
Nm:
7.4

Monday 22.7.2019
From: Tammisaari, Finland
To:
Långön, Finland (ashore moored)
Nm:
18.4

Saturday 20.7.2019
From: Hanko, Finland
To:
Tammisaari, Finland
Nm:
21.1

Thursday 18.7.2019
From: Island of Björkö, Finland
To:
Hanko, Finland (anchorage & marina)
Nm:
47.5

Tueday 16.7.2019
From: Island of Utö, Finland
To:
Island of Björkö, Finland (ashore moored)
Nm:
13

Sunday 14.7.2019
From: Island of Jurmo, Finland
To:
Island of Utö, Finland
Nm:
10.2 nm



Saturday 13.7.2019
From:
Kejsarhamnen, Högsåra (anchorage)
To:
Island of Jurmo
Nm:
29.7 nm

Friday 12.7.2019
From:
Hanko, Finland
To:
Kejsarhamnen, Högsåra (anchorage)
Nm:
26.1 nm

Wednesday 10.7.2019
From: Byxholm, Tammisaari, Finland
To:
Hanko, Finland
Nm:
14.8 nm

Tuesday 9.7.2019
From: Jussarö, Finland
To:
Byxholm, Finland (ashore moored)
Nm:
8.2

Sunday 7.7.2019
From: Naissaar, Estonia
To:
Jussarö, Finland
Nm:
42.7

6.7.2019
From: Pirita, Tallinn, Estonia
To:
Naissaar, Estonia
Nm:
11.2 nm

29.6.2019– Start of the summer sailing adventure!
From:
Suomenlinna, Helsinki
To:
Pirita, Tallinn, Estonia
Nm:
46.1 nm
Early morning start to Estonia across the Bay of Finland. Healing 20 degrees.

25.6.2019
From: Prangli, Estonia
To:
Suomenlinna, Helsinki, Finland
Nm: 33 nm
Crew:
Saku & Aki
In perfect 5-8 m/s winds back to Finland.

24.6.2019
From:
Pirita, Tallinn, Estonia
To:
Prangli, Estonia
Nm:
19 nm
Crew: Saku & Aki
Easy day sail to the island of Prangli with 8m/s tailwind.

22.6.2019Boys’ trip to Estonia
From: 
Suomenlinna, Helsinki
To:
Pirita, Tallinn, Estonia
Nm:
49.6 nm
Crew: Saku & Aki
Night sail across the Bay of Finland in heavy wind and wave conditions.

Thursday 13.6.2019
From: Suomenlinna, Helsinki
To:
Suomenlinna, Helsinki
Nm:
TBD

Sunday 9.6.2019
From: Suomenlinna, Helsinki
To:
Suomenlinna, Helsinki
Nm:
TBD

Friday 31.5.2019
From: 
Suomenlinna, Helsinki
To:
Suomenlinna, Helsinki
Nm:
TBD
Crew: 
Saku’s workmates

x.5.2019
From:
Hietalahti, Helsinki
To:
Suomenlinna, Helsinki
Nm:
TBD

Sunday 19.5.2019
From: Lauttasaari, Helsinki
To:
Hietalahti, Helsinki
Nm:
TBD

Tuesday 18.5.2019
From: 
Suomenlinna, Helsinki
To:
Lauttasaari, Helsinki
Nm: TBD
Crew: 
Arto, Katri & kids
Easy sailing in light evening wind – great start for the sailing season 2019.

Saturday 11.5.2019– Mast day

Friday 3.5.2019
– Splash day! Floating again. :)