A rare day of good weather and tender wind brought people out into Vineyard Haven harbor to work on their boats either in preparation for putting them away for the winter or in anticipation of one last sail.
Malabar II at the town dock with its spars taken down, only the two main masts remain.
Working or just messing around? Either way, you are on your boat and that's what counts.
A father and son in the sleek Minnehaha.
The schooner Perception takes a ride in the harbor under some gusts.
You don't have to be a big boat to enjoy the water.
Charlie Felder works on the beetlecat he's had stored in his garage for two years.
Malabar II returns to its mooring, stripped down for winter.