Originally Posted by KMackenzie
Good idea and thank you - will, but I need sailing lessons first. I'm afraid no one is going to want a 50+ crew member...
Oh hell, why not? I'd rather have a 50+ enthusiastic greenhorn aboard than a sullen teenager who would rather be anywhere else.
Buy a boat- the rest will take care of itself.
I recommend reading Gillian OuterBridge's book "Going About"- the story of a woman of a certain age who decides to revise her life's second act, by going cruising on a small boat with a small dog.