USCG Licensed boat captain - OUPV
Member of Cocoa Beach Sail and Power Squadron - AP Advanced Pilot
Former member, before moving to FL, of the Oak Hollow Yacht Club in High Point, NC
Sail mostly on the Indian River and the Banana River
Sailed the ICW from St. Petersburg, FL through the Okeechobee waterway to Cocoa, FL. Sailed on the upper Chesapeake Bay and at Annapolis. Sailed extensively on the NC coast including: Pamlico river, Pamlico Sound near Rodanthe, Oriental to Ocracoke and back on a 32' Hunter. Rode out Hurricane Ivan's return trip south on that trip. Have sailed at Moorehead City. Myrtle Beach, SC. Charleston, SC. And, numerous lakes in VA, NC, and SC.
Would like to sail to New Orleans, US Keys, Chesapeake Bay, and The Bahamas.
A belated Happy Thanksgiving to you and thanks for all the references to books and particularly the state law education site regarding boating laws. I'll have to look into that one. Been busy because I've had 2 grandchildren born within the last 3 weeks, so between traveling and visiting, Thanksgiving and working on the boat I haven't spent much time on line........ replacing some chainplates and re-mounting a outboard engine crane on the boat amongst other things. Hope you had a great holiday.
thanks jil,same to you both.i will work on getting you that info..look into bear point marina..its about 3 miles from us by water.great restaurent,but i dont knoe how far to work.check into web site,s/v bella rose.capt rob lives there and is on severai sites....mark
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