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Bear46 09-05-2009 01:09 PM

Florida east coast marina needed
I need to find a reliable Marina where I can leave my boat for November and December. She is a Contest 46, draws 6'2 and mast is 70' so ICW access is out.

Good care of the boat is the main criteria, although nice place to jump off for a 6 month cruise would also be a plus. Further south would also be a mild plus, although I don't really know the tradeoffs.

In addition, any advice on renting a private dock would be most appreciated.

Bear 46

PBzeer 09-05-2009 01:12 PM

One of the easiest places to get into would be Harbortown at Fort Pierce. You come in the inlet, slight jog to starboard and you're there.

Bear46 09-05-2009 02:39 PM

Thanks for the info. Any thoughts about the marina?

Bear 46

imagine2frolic 09-05-2009 02:47 PM

I was in the marina once for a day. Worst Marine is down the street along with a small shopping center, and groceries. The people in the marina were friendly. They have a yard, but no DIY work. As PB typed the access is immediate, and easy........i2f

Bear46 09-05-2009 03:47 PM

Thanks for the Info.
Bear 46

chuck5499 09-11-2009 04:48 PM

try dinner key in miami - best is rickenbacker but there is a 65' bridge to there - dinner key no bridge

chuck patty and svsoulmates
in cape may nj waiting on a weather window

Bear46 09-11-2009 07:13 PM

Thanks for the info; I'll check it out.

Bear 46

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