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post #46 of Old 03-02-2010
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Originally Posted by wookie View Post
Hi all yes i left 29th no wind untill 100pm new years eve then 50 kts Big seas 40' waves 18hrs later after being driven south bare poles 80 miles
we had to turn back. so in Cove harbour till 7th May for another go
I can recommend Key Alegro for a nice marina and can give some good references for boat repairs/etc in that area
Hooking Bull has 25tonne haul out and is a nice quiet yard where you can work on your boat Hope this helps
Hope this question isn't far off topic, but what does one do for 2 mos. while waiting for better weather? Are you actually staying in that area? During these instances, does one concern themselves about a livelihood/income, or are the vast majority retired/well to do, so not an issue? I would think a delay such as this would really affect any budget established for the trip. Maybe this is subject matter for another thread.
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