Originally Posted by DRFerron
Not all the boats in our group join a raft. Some anchor independently and dinghy over for the food. Not a problem.
Yep, that's the way we do it at HHSA as well, but it makes it tough to host if you aren't willing to raft up, at least for Happy Hour, which usually means all night, since the anchorages tend to fill up, leaving the boats breaking off from the raft poor options to anchor.