Originally Posted by Cap'n Russ:1066053
I would much rather pick up a mooring than drop anchor, if I had a choice. Even though I've anchored many times, I am constantly on the lookout for my anchor slipping. Even when sleeping, I will automatically wake up every 2-3 hours to check on the anchor. In a slip or on a mooring, I sleep like a baby. :-)
I agree. The captains on crewed charters I have taken always said they personally would rather be on their own tackle. But being relatively new, I'm with you - I would feel a little better about being on a mooring. Maybe once I have all the sea miles these pros have I'll feel differently.