Spur of the Moment San Juan Islands Trip!

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Proposed Dates: 

Monday, August 7, 2017 to Saturday, August 12, 2017

Region: 

San Juan Islands

Trip Plan: 

Trailer sailors are welcome to join the NW Potters for a week in the San Juan Islands of Washington state.

If the group wants to return home on Sunday vs Saturday, we will add an extra day.

Bathrooms & showers will be near each morage dock.

Each night we should be at:

Monday 7th Blakely
Tues. 8th  Deer Hbr
Wed.  9th  Friday Hbr
Thur  10th Friday Hbr
Fri   11th  Blakely
Sat or Sunday return Anacortes for  Home

Kiosk next to ramp for paying ramp & parking till Saturday.

Meet Monday, Aug 7th, for a 3:00 pm  departure from Fidalgo Island's Anacortes' park ramp (west of ferry terminal).
Slack current is at 2pm and will be in or favor to Blakely Island, a  9 mile distance.

Sunset is about 8:30pm
Sunrise 6am

Tuesday 8th
Departure 10am  Blakely for Deer Hbr.
Distance: 9.6 miles
Currents in both directions will be under 1mph.

Wednesday 9th
Depart 9am Deer Harbor for Friday Hbr
Distance: 7.7 miles
2pm, Current turns North, against us.

Thursday 10th  
Free day to explore Friday Island

Friday 11th
Depart to Blakely.  10.5 miles

Saturday 12th
Depart to Anacortes ramp  9 mi. 

Rosario Strait Current will turn North at 3:30pm

Contact: TomLuque@gmail.com for questions or to join the list.