Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: New England
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I concur with the the responses here. New England is a damn great place to sail. My dad had a place on the Chesapeake and in August it was miserably hot and no/low wind.
New England does have it's "Low Wind Days" but at some point in the day, there will be wind either from an on-shore or off-shore breeze. Don't really get them in the Chesapeake, especially mid and northern part.
My boat is in Marblehead, MA and it is a great and convenient location. With the right winds, I can go to Provincetown, Plymouth/Sagamore, Portsmouth, NH, Newburyport, MA, Boston, etc. in a day. Out and back day trips are always different beause of the wind direction. Sometimes we go in the direction up to Cape Anne, sometimes in the direction of Boston.
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