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post #53 of Old 04-30-2013
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Re: You are NOT "FISHING"

Originally Posted by T37SOLARE View Post
The charter & recreational boats here on the bay are trolling and Do Not have Right of Way, but they all think they do. Big difference between Trolling and Trawling. We mostly keep out of their way, but sometimes they are so thick, you have no option but to go through their fleet.
The quote you included from the web site (COLREGS - Boating Safety) is wrong.

I have just sent them an email suggesting a change.

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