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Re: Vancouver to Hornby Island

Originally Posted by mbaillie View Post
Challenging in what way?

I am running an 8 hp outboard.
Well... I was assuming you might want to sail those legs if the wind is there, and beating that far in a C27 will have its limitations, esp if you don't get the tides in your favour. 20-30 miles made good upwind is a longish day for anyone.


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