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View Poll Results: What is your favorite state to go sailing?
Alaska 0 0%
Florida 7 11.48%
California 4 6.56%
Hawaii 1 1.64%
Louisiana 0 0%
Texas 2 3.28%
North Carolina 3 4.92%
Oregon 0 0%
Maine 14 22.95%
Other 30 49.18%
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....The whole new England area quickly made it to my short list the more I looked into it.
Right on. My family and I have been based in many places from the Hudson to RI for pushing 40 years and still haven't seen it all and still get to places I haven't been in 20 years.
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Re: What is your favorite U.S. state to go sailing / cruising?

Shhh! Don't tel anyone about Maine!

From MDI we sail to the Easterd after Memorial Day and to the Westerd after Labor Day. Then there is Nova Scotia!

September/October! Mmmmmm!

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Re: What is your favorite U.S. state to go sailing / cruising?

No mention about and states on our "inland oceans", the Great Lakes?

Benjamin Islands in the North Channel (just north of Lake Huron)


Apostle Islands in western Lake Superior


Grand Traverse Bay (Lake Michigan)


Little Traverse Bay (Lake Michigan)


Mackinac Island (Lake Huron-Michigan-Superior intersect)









Can't forget Chicago!
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Re: What is your favorite U.S. state to go sailing / cruising?

This is a poorly designed poll IMHO.

To relegate Washington State, South Carolina, Rhode Island, New York, Connecticut, Virginia, Maryland, and the States bordering the Great Lakes (just to name a few) to "Other" status perplexes me.

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Don't forget Lake Erie (Put-in-bay ,Cedar point, Cleavland, Pelee island and more)
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