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Summer Seamanship: Docking, Mooring & Anchoring-June Social
June 17, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmFree
Seamanship for the summer months
Can you relate to the picture above? I can. As you might imagine there is a better way. With just a little knowledge of seamanship you can greatly enhance your boating experience. Are experience staff, whether admit it or not, has seen it all. Join us for a discussion about the common pitfalls encountered while doing all that other boating stuff. Learn the golden rule to anchoring. Start enjoying those nights on the hook, sleep well with peace of mind.
Why is docking always a stressful event?
There are a bunch of factors that determine how well landing on the dock goes. And also how much gel coat repair is necessary. Let us share with you how we evaluate a docking scenario. Additionally how do we design a plan to get on the dock injury and scratch free. Docking does not need to be the worst part of the journey.
Everyone knows how to grab a mooring ball, right?
Having spent many days in the Caribbean watching hundreds of morning ball pick ups that is not the case. In the islands the “pick up” is typically the happy hour entertainment. We will share our tips and tricks to help you grab the ball on the first pass.
In all things boating a little seamanship goes along way. So come by for for a hot dog and a beer, share a story, and hopefully gain a little knowledge.