by Claire and John Acord
Photo credit: Claire Acord
John and Claire Acord's new to them 16' Whitehall
Custom made by NW School of Wooden Boat Building, 2002
Red cedar lapstrake on oak frames
Yellow cedar foot boards w/brass rub strips on hull and keel
Three rowing positions.
Her name is HOPE.
Coming Soon: Oyster Messabout
Saturday, April 30: at Twanoh State Park on the south shore of Hood Canal — 8 miles west of Belfair on State Highway 106. Come for great oysters, great friends, and boating. More info on the Hood Canal Oyster Messabout page.
. . . and the Lilliwaup Cruise
Saturday, April 30 - May 2: After a day of fellowship and great food at the Oyster Messabout, we'll cruise to Alderbrook Resort for the night. From there we'll cruise on to explore south Hood Canal including a visit to the Lilliwaup Store and more. More info on the Lilliwaup Cruise page.
Check out our calendar for other messabouts and activities of interest.
Small Craft Association
Puget Sound Chapter
We welcome all who enjoy messing about in traditional small craft and invite you join our Yahoo Group and check our calendar for coming events. Please contact us with any questions, or if you would like to join us.
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