SailNet Community - View Single Post - Sailing Capital of the........
View Single Post
post #47 of Old 10-16-2012 Thread Starter
Senior Member
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Narragansett Bay
Posts: 11,377
Thanks: 46
Thanked 250 Times in 234 Posts
Rep Power: 7
Re: Sailing Capital of the........

The northern part of Narraagansett Bay reminds me a bit of the Chessy, in that uncomfortable depths (if not shallows) extend quite a bit from shore. For example, in the Greenwich area or just south of Quonset. In both cases, it can extend almost a mile from shore. However, in the more southern parts of the Bay, you can virtually sail right up to just about anything you can see. Channel nav aids are irrelevant. Since most of us will often sail out of the Bay, depths really become irrelevant, less you remain very near shore. In the Chessy, I've found that nav aids are always very relevant.

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

Jeanneau 54DS

In the harsh marine environment, something is always in need of repair. Margaritas fix everything.
Minnewaska is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome