Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Calgary, AB, Canada
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OpenCPN and a USB GPS for around $30 is the way to go. Great for planning and real time.
It still does not replace real charts and navigation skills.
ISPA Yachtmaster Ocean Instructor Evaluator
Sail Canada Advanced Cruising Instructor
IYT Yachtmaster Coastal Instructor
ASA 201, 203, 204, 205, 206, 214
As I sail, I praise God, and care not. (Luke Foxe)