Preparing for sail to Leeward & Winward Islands from NY in late October for a few months? Have never been off the coast, but the desire to try to live on board and sail to exotic destinations (in my dreams at least), which is driving my every thought. Just took possession of Caliber 33 which was rigged and equipped for blue water sailing. Will be looking for crew, for anyone with a passion for sailing and exploreing, otherwise it will be a solo trip, which I guess I will do sometime in my life.
East Coast from Boston down to Cape May. Crewed boat from FLA to Montauck LI. Traveled up Hudson River.
Vacation spots: Nantucket, Martha's Vineyard, Block Island, Cutty Hunk, Shelter Island and vicinity.
Travel by sail, visit exotic destinations, learn to live in a different environment ( no more work) and meet people, make friends and long lasting relationships.
"We sail the Upper Keys frequently and I can give you the following advice without knowing mast height or draft:
Using the protected waters of Biscayne Bay is a good idea. You can enter at Government Cut and follow the ICW south in protected…"