SailNet Community - View Single Post - Navigation
Thread: Navigation
View Single Post
post #1 of Old 07-15-2002 Thread Starter
Junior Member
Join Date: Jul 2002
Posts: 2
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0

We have just bought a 25 ft. Cal, 1967, and have to pick the boat up at Casey Key on Sunday and sail to Fort Myers Beach. We think the best thing to do is to leave the ICW at Venice inlet and sail in the open to Charlotte Harbor. We plan to dock it there for the night and continue the next morning to Fort Myers Beach. The boat has a Loran and VHF, I have no clue what to do with the Loran by the way, we are intending to get a Gps and Depth sounder when we make homeport at Ft. Myers Beach. Does anyone with experience have any input on this? Venice inlet in particular? I believe the sail in the Gulf should be relatively easy as the depths on the charts show no problems until Sanibel, and we plan to skirt that wide and come in at the first marker entering Fort Myers Beach.

Paul and Valerie Jordan

Shaken not Stired
chefpablo is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome