I left at 06:40 with an 8 knot easterly wind which was rather variable until about 10:00 when it settled down to ENE F3-4 when I was just off the norther point of Colonsay.
|Off Colonsay heading to Tinker's Hole.|
|Entering "The Steamer Channel", a short cut to the Sound of Iona|
Tinker's Hole is off to the right.
|Tinker's Hole and the Steamer channel running west of Eilean |
Dubh as sown on the excellent Antares Chart
|Heading into Tinker's Hole, there is a sequence showing the |
approach in the slide show below.
|Tinker's Hole is impressive and popular but I think there are|
better options (and a couple of people I have spoken to agree),
perhaps an anchorage to go to once, or to take a look at.
26 miles in 7 hours.