Welcome to Steel Away’s Base Camp!

This is where you can see what we’re about, what we’ve been up to and where we are. March 2022 marked our departure from San Diego and the beginning of our trip, but it has been a dream for over 30 years! Come along and join us as we discover what living on a sailboat and visiting other countries is like.

Welcome to Steel Away’s Base Camp!

This is where you can see what we’re about, what we’ve been up to and where we are. March 2022 marked our departure from San Diego and the beginning of our trip, but it has been a dream for over 30 years! Come along and join us as we discover what living on a sailboat and visiting other countries is like.

Welcome to Steel Away’s Base Camp!

This is where you can see what we’re about, what we’ve been up to and where we are. March 2022 marked our departure from San Diego and the beginning of our trip, but it has been a dream for over 30 years! Come along and join us as we discover what living on a sailboat and visiting other countries is like.

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Latest Updates

Rich Raiatea & Terrific Taha’a

The islands of Raiatea and Taha’a were probably close to being joined together a long time ago. They share the same barrier reef around the perimeter of both islands and are only a couple hours apart by sailboat. From ... Read More

Hooray for Huahine

We lifted anchor from Oponohu Bay in Mo’orea and set off for a new destination - Huahine. Our friends Dave and Lynn wanted to actively participate in keeping watch on our passage, so we assigned time slots for the ... Read More

Give Me More Mo’orea

Give Me More Mo’orea With Kyle and Alyssa onboard, we made the 3 hour passage from Papeete Marina, to Oponohu Bay on Mo’orea. The seas were rollie and not what we were hoping for our new crew’s first passage. ... Read More