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TheWollard 04-24-2013 10:17 AM

Where would you go?
 
For all of those sailors stuck in port, daydreaming about their next adventure...

If you could cast off today, fully provisioned on YOUR CURRENT BOAT, and time wasn't a factor, Where would you go?

I'll start it up...

Being from the tropics, I would sail up to New York City. I've never been there, and have a sister who recently moved to NY for college. It seems like a funny sailing destination at first glance, but Manhattan is an island right?

http://www.launchphotography.com/New...ty_skyline.jpg

Captainmeme 04-24-2013 10:24 AM

Re: Where would you go?
 
One place?
Got to be the Aleutian islands.

kwaltersmi 04-24-2013 10:29 AM

Re: Where would you go?
 
On my current boat, back to Lake Huron's North Channel.

Rhys05 04-24-2013 10:53 AM

Re: Where would you go?
 
Current boat? With some modifications to add to cruising comfort and safety, I would have to say the coast of Maine/Nova Scotia looks pretty cool. Realistically though (with our current "noob" status), I'm going to be pretty happy to make it out to Put-In Bay in Lake Erie in the near future.

Faster 04-24-2013 10:55 AM

Re: Where would you go?
 
Central/Northern coastal BC, Haida Gwai (Queen Charlottes) and through to Alaska...

Alex W 04-24-2013 11:22 AM

Re: Where would you go?
 
Faster answered for me. I'm doing some of that this summer, wish I had endless time to do more of it. I think there is a lifetime of cruising in these parts.

Awyann 04-24-2013 11:26 AM

Re: Where would you go?
 
Start with sailing down to Panama, hang out for a while, then over to the south pacific and Australia never been there
Awyann

Awyann 04-24-2013 11:29 AM

Re: Where would you go?
 
Alex and Faster, great sail, I lived in BC for 12 years and sailed that a few times, it can be challanging with all the islands and tides shifts. but so worth the work.. post pictures,

TQA 04-24-2013 11:33 AM

Re: Where would you go?
 
Just exactly where I am now. Cruising the Windwards and Leewards, year round sailing with reliable winds.

Anchored in Admiralty Bay Bequia just now, next stop the Tobeago Cays.

Awyann 04-24-2013 11:42 AM

Re: Where would you go?
 
Nice just give a shout if you need crew, as a teacher summer break is coming just around the corner..
Awyann


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