1-2 week cruise from Block Island to Chesepeake Bay - SailNet Community

   Search Sailnet:

 forums  store  


Quick Menu
Forums           
Articles          
Galleries        
Boat Reviews  
Classifieds     
Search SailNet 
Boat Search (new)

Shop the
SailNet Store
Anchor Locker
Boatbuilding & Repair
Charts
Clothing
Electrical
Electronics
Engine
Hatches and Portlights
Interior And Galley
Maintenance
Marine Electronics
Navigation
Other Items
Plumbing and Pumps
Rigging
Safety
Sailing Hardware
Trailer & Watersports
Clearance Items

Advertise Here






Go Back   SailNet Community > Out There > Crew Wanted/Available
 Not a Member? 


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 02-20-2004
Junior Member
 
Join Date: May 2001
Posts: 1
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
PitmanD is on a distinguished road
1-2 week cruise from Block Island to Chesepeake Bay

Hello!

I am looking for 1 or 2 more experienced sailors to round out my crew for a cruise from Bristol, RI to Georgetown, MD. Plans include a stop over at the Block than a 3 day 2 night sail to Cape May. Then Up the Deleware Bay, through the C&D canal to the Sassafras River to Georgetown. I hope be under sail as much as possible(weather/ shipping lane traffic depending) and therefore I need experienced sailors.

This cruise is planned for the 1st week of May (during the full moon) but I am giving it 2 weeks to make sure we travel when the weather is good. I know this is a short haul but I hoping there may be some old salts looking to get out for a few days before the season up here kicks off!

The boat is a 1971 Bristol 34. EPIRB and SSB equipped with radar, GPS, Chartplotter, VHF, etc.. Please contact me via e-mail with any questions.

Email Address:
daniel_pitman@hotmail.com

Thanks,

Dan Pitman
s/v Essayons II
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #2  
Old 02-23-2004
Bermuda's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2001
Location: Northern New Jersey
Posts: 92
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 14
Bermuda is on a distinguished road
1-2 week cruise from Block Island to Chesepeake Bay

Dan-
IMHO, unless you are towing a warp or plan to travel via LI Sound rather than the direct 200 NM Atlantic route, the leg from Block to Cape May shouldn''t take more than 48 hours.

Of course that would be the direct route. If you instead, were to hug the LI/NJ shoreline, you could easily spend an extra day just dodging traffic, not to mention the extra miles.

Capt. Bruce
boatskipper.com
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #3  
Old 02-24-2004
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Posts: 9
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
captron04565 is on a distinguished road
1-2 week cruise from Block Island to Chesepeake Bay

Hi Dan, I made the same trip August 98 aboard my Bristol 32, Iīll be sailing the Med till late May or June, so maynot be able to join you, but if you have any questions about that route let me know. Fair Winds Wally
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

By choosing to post the reply above you agree to the rules you agreed to when joining Sailnet.
Click Here to view those rules.

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the SailNet Community forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
Please note: After entering 3 characters a list of Usernames already in use will appear and the list will disappear once a valid Username is entered.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

 
Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may post attachments
You may edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Fun cruise to Block Island RNovick Crew Wanted/Available 0 05-13-2004 02:42 PM
2 week caribbean cruise with my wife flicker Chartering 1 11-26-2002 03:58 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:11 PM.

Add to My Yahoo!         
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
SEO by vBSEO 3.6.1
(c) Marine.com LLC 2000-2012

The SailNet.com store is owned and operated by a company independent of the SailNet.com forum. You are now leaving the SailNet forum. Click OK to continue or Cancel to return to the SailNet forum.