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Forum: Chesapeake Bay   12-16-2012
Replies: 37
Views: 2,237
Posted By mccary
Re: A Chesapeake Christmas

I have been absent for a long time here, lots of small changes, but today I went to the Christmas/Holiday Party at Deep Creek and had a wonderful time, It was so good to see so many old friends. ...
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   11-20-2011
Replies: 7
Views: 2,757
Posted By mccary
For Op Sail 76 I hopped a ride on the Eagle,...

For Op Sail 76 I hopped a ride on the Eagle, boarded her in the Cheaspeake near Bloody Point. It was a rainy ugly day, but life memories for sure.
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   10-02-2011
Replies: 5
Views: 944
Posted By mccary
My chart shows just 6 feei entering the channel...

My chart shows just 6 feei entering the channel at Smith Point (VA side), I would pass that location up if the weather is at all bad as I am not fond of narrow jetties. There is very little on the...
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   07-10-2011
Replies: 30
Views: 3,218
Posted By mccary
Not quite true...you may obtain a recreational...

Not quite true...you may obtain a recreational boat fishing permit ($50 per year) anf you are permitted to take one bushel of crabs a day. I think you are permitted to use a pot, but I am not...
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   06-26-2011
Replies: 3
Views: 828
Posted By mccary
I keep my boat in the Galesville Anchorage area,...

I keep my boat in the Galesville Anchorage area, it is deep throughout. Be careful coming into Galesville, the channel connecting the main body of West River to Galesville is narrow (wide enough to...
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   06-13-2011
Replies: 172
Views: 9,181
Posted By mccary
As promised, here is the link to the SailNet...

As promised, here is the link to the SailNet group at the party. Enjoy.
https://www.yousendit.com/download/UnlETGs5R0ZlcEt4dnc9PQ
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   06-12-2011
Replies: 172
Views: 9,181
Posted By mccary
Dave & Donna, thank you both so much for...

Dave & Donna, thank you both so much for hosting/organizing/cooking for our humble group. We should plan another get together around picture time. I will post a link to the images tomorrow.

Again...
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   06-10-2011
Replies: 172
Views: 9,181
Posted By mccary
My screen name is McCary, both my wife and I will...

My screen name is McCary, both my wife and I will attend by land.
Joe &Mary
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   06-08-2011
Replies: 172
Views: 9,181
Posted By mccary
In addition to food items, I am bringing a 5x7...

In addition to food items, I am bringing a 5x7 photo printer. It doesn't require a computer, all you need is your camera's SD card or CF card or memory stick, etc and you can easily make of your boat...
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   06-07-2011
Replies: 172
Views: 9,181
Posted By mccary
We will be bringing a pasta salad and a desert. ...

We will be bringing a pasta salad and a desert. Dave, do you need any other staples we can help with?
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   06-06-2011
Replies: 172
Views: 9,181
Posted By mccary
Thanks Dave, arrival time??

Thanks Dave, arrival time??
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   06-01-2011
Replies: 7
Views: 2,172
Posted By mccary
I sail on the right coast, The Chesapeake Bay, so...

I sail on the right coast, The Chesapeake Bay, so I can't offer any advice on Catalina. Although I do sail a Catalina 27 myself, shorthanded and solo often.

Some thoughts on that, I think your...
Forum: Apps & Authors   05-31-2011
Replies: 540
  Sticky: Recommended Reading
Views: 135,176
Posted By mccary
I just finished a fun, meaningless, trashy novel...

I just finished a fun, meaningless, trashy novel called: Sex, Lies and Spinnakers. I read it on my Amazon app and it was an interesting read that related to sailing, cruisers from Mexico to South...
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   05-27-2011
Replies: 36
Views: 2,886
Posted By mccary
I spent several hours on TP one cold January day...

I spent several hours on TP one cold January day back in '75 when it was manned. I worked for newspaper and we did a story. While I was there the wind and weather picked up and the CG threatened to...
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   05-27-2011
Replies: 36
Views: 2,886
Posted By mccary
I liked the idea of a power boat with a bridge...

I liked the idea of a power boat with a bridge that gets me up a bit, not too high so swinging is not high.
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   05-27-2011
Replies: 518
  Sticky: Chesapeake Bay Eats
Views: 36,342
Posted By mccary
If this is up for vote...

Dave, have at it.
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   05-26-2011
Replies: 36
Views: 2,886
Posted By mccary
Using TP as a backdrop will take more efforts. ...

Using TP as a backdrop will take more efforts. And a stable photo platform will be needed. I will drag a camera out and do some practice images to see how it looks and post them here.
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   05-26-2011
Replies: 12
Views: 1,326
Posted By mccary
Wayne, it is a sad day for Chesapeake bay...

Wayne, it is a sad day for Chesapeake bay sailors. But, I am glad it is not a health/financial issue. Life is too short to hang on to things that do not turn you on and if lust for sailing has...
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   05-23-2011
Replies: 231
Views: 12,706
Posted By mccary
Sailing Saturday was grand but a bit light wind. ...

Sailing Saturday was grand but a bit light wind. Sunday we hung out at home to entertain some guests. We take any time on the boat as precious.
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   05-23-2011
Replies: 172
Views: 9,181
Posted By mccary
Dave, do we have an approximate count of those...

Dave, do we have an approximate count of those attending?
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   05-23-2011
Replies: 172
Views: 9,181
Posted By mccary
Dave, we (Mary & I) have a slight change of plans...

Dave, we (Mary & I) have a slight change of plans for that weekend. I was planning on sailing in, but we now have house guests that weekend, so we will be there by car. That releases my slip...
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   05-23-2011
Replies: 36
Views: 2,886
Posted By mccary
I can be available to shoot again this year. ...

I can be available to shoot again this year. September is better for me. My summer schedule is filling up fast. 2 Weddings (Memorial day weekend and Labor Day weekend). I am thinking of September...
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   05-22-2011
Replies: 8
Views: 1,445
Posted By mccary
I have a wedding to attend in NJ. My nephew is...

I have a wedding to attend in NJ. My nephew is getting married Memorial Day weekend and another nephew is getting married Labor Day weekend. WTF are they thinking taking the bookends to summer? But...
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   05-17-2011
Replies: 43
Views: 11,151
Posted By mccary
my website

It is like an on-line log of what we do on the boat, big and small. I am always shocked at how widely read it is when I check the cluster map. Perhaps you might consider doing the same for your new...
Forum: Chesapeake Bay   05-13-2011
Replies: 43
Views: 11,151
Posted By mccary
Hard to argue that logic. I live in Gaithersburg...

Hard to argue that logic. I live in Gaithersburg and keep my boat in Shadyside, about 75 minutes away. In the season I get down at least once a week when the weather permits. Since I work for...
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