SailNet Community - View Single Post - Block Island Adventure
View Single Post
post #10 of Old 07-11-2007
Seņor Member
TrueBlue's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Narragansett Bay
Posts: 4,858
Thanks: 0
Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts
Rep Power: 15
I'm in constant amazement over all the stories I read and hear about dragging anchor in Block Island's GSP. We've been sailing there for the past 15 summers with our current and last boats, some years 2-3 times. Finding a mooring is always a challenge, so anchoring is a typical requirement.

Although we had to reset our Danforth during a gale with the last boat, not once have we dragged anchor there with our CQR and all chain - in any of BI's adverse conditions.

True Blue . . .
sold the Nauticat
TrueBlue is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome