Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Thunder Bay, Ontario
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Smallest boat you can live with
Some recent threads about frugality, dreams vs reality, and the small bluewater boats, have me thinking about my boat choice. I forget where I first read this, but the idea of choosing the smallest boat you can live with really has driven my choices.
I like this approach b/c it's about finding the right balance between too large and too small. Too large and the boat becomes unmanageable (both physically and financially), but too small and it becomes too austere, and limits your ability to be self-sufficient.
So I'm curious -- how did you choose your current boat?
Why go fast, when you can go slow.