Originally Posted by erps
Our first boat was a Venture 22. It had three little cabin windows and was cutter rigged. We were too po' for a dinghy, but the roll up keel let us get close to the beach. We were a family of four on that boat, of course we were all a lot smaller back then.
Erps, that's a V23 in the pic. Someone has removed the "brightwork" and added a pulpit, but it's a 23. It's one boat that really stands out, the upswept bow, 3 window, and cutter configuration are a dead give-away. All the 22s and 222s were more modern looking.