SailNet Community - View Single Post - Sailing into the slip
View Single Post
post #10 of Old 09-18-2012
TakeFive
Senior Member
 
TakeFive's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Swarthmore, PA
Posts: 3,173
Thanks: 7
Thanked 86 Times in 76 Posts
Rep Power: 6
 
Re: Sailing into the slip

If my engine failed, I would sail into the gas dock first then plan out a way to get it into the slip. In my marina there are too many bow sprits with anchors sticking out into the narrow fairway to risk getting pushed into them by the river's cross currents.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

1998 Catalina 250WK Take Five (at Anchorage Marina, Essington, on the Delaware River)
1994 Mason 44 Firefly on loan from my BFF (West River, Galesville, MD)
1991 15' Trophy (Lake Wallenpaupack)
1985 14' Phantom (Lake Wallenpaupack)
TakeFive is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome