SailNet Community - View Single Post - Zebra Mussels - Lakes
View Single Post
Old 04-05-2013
KIVALO's Avatar
KIVALO KIVALO is offline
Senior Member
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Central New York
Posts: 391
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 4
KIVALO is on a distinguished road
Re: Zebra Mussels - Lakes

Originally Posted by benesailor View Post
T For those that have never seen the finger lakes, you don't know what you are missing.
I'm enjoying a cup coffee on the shore of one right now.

Originally Posted by Minnewaska View Post
I agree. Spectacular scenery. As they were carved by glaciers, they are not only very deep, but the hills rise straight up from the water's edge. The largest two being roughly 40 miles long each. Gorgeous, but can make for some squirrely sailing, as the hills can either block or redirect the winds.
They certainly can! But as you said, absolutely gorgeous. Especially in the peak fall season.

2003 Hunter 260
"Any damn fool can navigate the world sober. It takes a really good sailor to do it drunk." - Sir Francis Chichester while loading his boat with gin.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook