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  1. Caution BVI Anegada Mooring field - depth issues SW corner

    Caribbean Islands
    The moorings in the SW corner of the mooring field have insufficient depth for sailboats (unless you have a shoal keel or the like). While the anchorage is overall shallow, we have not had issues using the mooring balls in the past (6 ft draft). When we headed back towards the centre of the...
  2. Mooring field woes in avalon harbor

    General Discussion (sailing related)
    Interesting question that I'm hoping someone might be able to answer. I was recently in avalon harbor on a bow/stern mooring for the night in a dufour375. While on the mooring, I noticed that the boat would swing rather violently from left to right. Of course this was more noticeable at high...