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Re: Review of my season on Georgian Bay

The sandbar near the fuel dock should be taken care of by the dredging, it was coming off of the breakwater at the entrance to that section. We were just told to stick to the middle and we'll be fine. At the lowest water this fall there was some difficulty getting a boat with 6'7 draft to the lift but even he was fine until he got close to the lift.

We'll definitely see you in the spring, we should be in slip 319 next year. Her name's Altera.
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Re: Review of my season on Georgian Bay

Great read,thanks for your effort.
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Re: Review of my season on Georgian Bay

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We need to get FlyingWelshman over here, rather than that powerboat hole over at Wye Heritage marina. You listening Welshman?
I hear ya. Be careful what you wish for....

You may find a few Wye ex-pats heading your way as the new rates have been announced. I know a couple of my friends are taking a look at Bay Moorings and Hindson.
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I hear ya. Be careful what you wish for....

You may find a few Wye ex-pats heading your way as the new rates have been announced. I know a couple of my friends are taking a look at Bay Moorings and Hindson.
Love to have you here. That way I can wave to you all the time.
I think Hindson is a good choice as well. It would have been our next pick after Bay Moorings. Not as deep though, and further down the bay.
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The sandbar near the fuel dock should be taken care of by the dredging, it was coming off of the breakwater at the entrance to that section. We were just told to stick to the middle and we'll be fine. At the lowest water this fall there was some difficulty getting a boat with 6'7 draft to the lift but even he was fine until he got close to the lift.

We'll definitely see you in the spring, we should be in slip 319 next year. Her name's Altera.
Hey, you're the Hunter two slips down, good to hear from you. If i'm right I remember you waiting while the survey was done on your boat. I could feel your excitement from where I was sitting on the dock. We'll definitely meet in the spring. Love your boat , by the way.
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Re: Review of my season on Georgian Bay

Thank You SO much for posting this trip, We just moved our Allied 36 ketch up to our home in Lions Head this year to sail these same destinations in 2013, we got our feet wet , lol when we took our then Catalina 27' to Covered Portage cove just past Kilarny , we lived in and work (still do ) Port Elgin, I recognized Cygnus from Port Elgin , Amazing inspirational Video , Thanks for sharing!
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Thanks Randy, It looks like were heading to the North Channel and Kilarny next next year.
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I will look forward to seeing you, where is your home port?
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Were out of Bay Moorings in Penetang. What's your boats Name? We'll keep an eye out for you next summer. Will be at Hope or Beckwith more than a few times during the summer. I liked it on the West side of Georgian Bay, a lot less rocks to worry about.
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Re: Review of my season on Georgian Bay

Our Boat is Called Dove II clearly marked Ketch, Home Port Lions Head,
email if you come across we have a home on the Harbour as well would look forward to meeting and sailing with You, My wife Joni have just moved up from Port Elgin.
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