Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Calgary, AB, Canada
Thanked 76 Times in 71 Posts
Rep Power: 9
Re: The Perils of Rafting On
I do raft at anchor:
When conditions are calm
Spreaders are staggered
Boat with largest anchor sets
Only one anchor to prevent fouling.
Lots of fenders mounted at rub rail / toe rail.
Breast lines and springs lines secured and can be released from either vessel
There are times we have to raft at docks as well.
ISPA Yachtmaster Ocean Instructor Evaluator
Sail Canada Advanced Cruising Instructor
IYT Yachtmaster Coastal Instructor
ASA 201, 203, 204, 205, 206, 214
As I sail, I praise God, and care not. (Luke Foxe)