Bare Boating the Inside Passage of SE Alaska – Sat, June 23, 2018

Bare Boating the Inside Passage of SE Alaska

Program Presented by
Division Commander, Michael D. Bick
U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary

Sat, June 23, 2018

$10 Dinner 6 pm  |  Program 8 pm

$15 for non-members

Pierpont Bay Yacht Club

Part 1: The Trip:  Chart 17300­
~ Juneau
~ Swansons Harbor
~ Excursion Inlet
~ Icy Passage
~ Icy Strait-Glacier Bay
~ Hoonah ~ Tenakee Inlet
~ Freshwater Bay
~ Funters Bay
~ Juneau
Part 2: Preparations:  My “Planning NoteBook”
⇒ Electronic charts (NobelTec on laptop for pre-voyage planning).
⇒ Tides (14 ft.).
⇒ Tidal currents (.3 – 4 kt).
⇒ Directions of flow: Dixon Entrance / Cross Sound.
⇒ Hazards (Rocks !!). Very few Lateral Aids to Navigation.
⇒ Provisions for 12 days. (No Holiday Inn, Safeway or Starbucks).
⇒ Where to drop an overnight hook.
⇒ Fishing : Alaska F & G on board possession laws.

RSVP Patsy Recla: plrecla09@gmail.com or 805-919-9347