SailNet Community - View Single Post - Contest/Game - Identify this picture
View Single Post
  #922  
Old 12-09-2012
fallard's Avatar
fallard fallard is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Mystic
Posts: 903
Thanks: 0
Thanked 8 Times in 7 Posts
Rep Power: 5
fallard is on a distinguished road
Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

Zanshin: I always like to be self-reliant and use the GPS to find the outer "chanel" marker for Setting Point on Anegada. After that you can use the inner markers for a guide, but you really want to read the water visually. You obviously know why!

My recollection is that you can stay in at least 7' if you are careful. We've been in boats that draw 5-6' and it isn't comfortable when you don't trust the accuracy of the bareboat depth sensor. We save our incoming track and refer to it on the way out.

I've considered that it might be easier to anchor off Pomato Point and dinghy it. That looks like what you are considering.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook