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Yesterday, 08:35 AM
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Posted By eric.reedy

Regarding above location ^^^ People not...

Regarding above location ^^^
People not familiar with getting to that creek on the East side of the island should pay careful attention to the route if you draw much over 2' If you try to get...
01-23-2020, 01:53 PM
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Posted By eric.reedy

We stayed at Resorts World 2 years ago at the...

We stayed at Resorts World 2 years ago at the Fisherman Village location. Fisherman Village has much better bathrooms geared to the cruising boater than the ones for the Mega Yacht Marina. The...
01-22-2020, 12:28 PM
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Posted By eric.reedy

I agree about toting gear back and forth to...

I agree about toting gear back and forth to Resorts World - it is not a short trip. We do go through these areas (Bailey Town) at night and while it may look sketchy we have never had any...
01-22-2020, 10:20 AM
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Posted By eric.reedy

I'll give you our April Bimini trip summary from...

I'll give you our April Bimini trip summary from 2 years ago. We have a 36 Tiara (40' LOA and almost 14' beam) and crossed with our friends in a 32. We were going for a week and crossed on a...
01-22-2020, 08:26 AM
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Posted By eric.reedy

Yes 30' minimum charge. Also at one point they...

Yes 30' minimum charge. Also at one point they were trying to charge a resort fee for the boat slip as well even if you were already staying in the resort.
01-22-2020, 07:17 AM
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Posted By eric.reedy

There are NO other marina's near Resorts World. ...

There are NO other marina's near Resorts World. There are a few private docks that you MAY be able to negotiate, but none are close and I don't know any contacts. All of the marinas are in Alice...
01-16-2020, 02:01 PM
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Posted By eric.reedy

Well it does sometimes happen. The whole...

Well it does sometimes happen. The whole channel is supposed to be no wake - but A-Hole yachts headed up the channel to Resorts World sometimes do throw wakes, but it is generally not a problem. ...
01-15-2020, 12:00 PM
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Posted By eric.reedy

Since you have already rented a condo at Resorts...

Since you have already rented a condo at Resorts World (Hilton) then you should also reserve a dock there or if you are there while it is busy (many summer weekends) you could be out of luck. They...
01-15-2020, 11:53 AM
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Posted By eric.reedy

In Bimini there is a straw market just past the...

In Bimini there is a straw market just past the old Customer/Govt Dock area in Alice town. They are open daily selling mostly tee-shirts (cheap) and similar tourist items - you will only find a...
01-06-2020, 07:22 AM
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Posted By eric.reedy

You will really enjoy the Chickee camping...

You will really enjoy the Chickee camping experience, but as people state above the whole trip is not to be taken lightly as it is very remote. VHF is the only feasible communications unless you...
12-20-2019, 06:35 AM
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Posted By eric.reedy

The reefs off of Elliot Key in the Biscayne...

The reefs off of Elliot Key in the Biscayne National Park area north of Pennycamp are still pretty decent because they are more remote and don't get the tourist loads that have pretty much degraded...
12-12-2019, 11:38 AM
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Posted By eric.reedy

Around an hour, but I wouldn't be in a big hurry...

Around an hour, but I wouldn't be in a big hurry anyway it is a beautiful area with lots of wild life with very little development along the river except for from around Hontoon Island and in Lake...
12-02-2019, 11:29 AM
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Posted By eric.reedy

As I understood it Cat Cay had to purchase Gun...

As I understood it Cat Cay had to purchase Gun Cay years ago as "mitigation" for their development and it was not supposed to ever be developed. Curious that they have recently put up those no...
12-02-2019, 11:18 AM
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Posted By eric.reedy

Same shallow area as before on the North end - so...

Same shallow area as before on the North end - so if you draw over 3' watch your tide/depth and idle through until you get through those last piles.
11-27-2019, 10:56 AM
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Posted By eric.reedy

What's this all about?

What's this all about?
11-22-2019, 09:18 AM
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Posted By eric.reedy

Fishing on the resort side of the island will not...

Fishing on the resort side of the island will not yield very good results. That side is all hotels right on the beach as far as you can see. The hotels are mostly on the (NW) lee side of the...
11-18-2019, 08:20 AM
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Posted By eric.reedy

Salefish Real Estate specializes in Ocean Access...

Salefish Real Estate specializes in Ocean Access homes http://salefishrealestate.com

As someone else stated there are a lot of considerations area by area with widely differing attributes and...
11-12-2019, 07:05 AM
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Posted By eric.reedy

The only sketchy party you have to watch is where...

The only sketchy party you have to watch is where Adams cut enters the Key Largo sound as there are rocks right at that point and you have to stay in the narrow channel. The current also runs fast...
11-07-2019, 12:48 PM
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Posted By eric.reedy

Channel 16 for general hailing, but Channel 9 for...

Channel 16 for general hailing, but Channel 9 for all bridges.
11-04-2019, 09:24 AM
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Posted By eric.reedy

The Blue Water has H2O comment is suspect BS. ...

The Blue Water has H2O comment is suspect BS. We fuel there regularly and have never had or heard of an issue. Their tanks are above ground and they have pre-filters on all their pumps. Blue...
10-31-2019, 10:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 511
Posted By eric.reedy

Yes Pompano LHP Marine Flea Market is a great...

Yes Pompano LHP Marine Flea Market is a great event. Interesting mix between new/used vendors plus lots of marine art. What sets is apart is the venue in the park. They sold out last year, so...
10-28-2019, 06:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 350
Posted By eric.reedy

Dolfab @ Dixie and SE 3rd does custom work like...

Dolfab @ Dixie and SE 3rd does custom work like that all the time. (954) 941-5093
10-25-2019, 02:00 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,989
Posted By eric.reedy

You can usually crash the Tailgate party's as...

You can usually crash the Tailgate party's as long as your friendly. The RV lots are on fire and every time we have been everyone is welcoming. You need to be able to take some good ribbing if...
10-25-2019, 09:07 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,687
Posted By eric.reedy

If you want a fun experience check out the locals...

If you want a fun experience check out the locals parade on Friday night leaving from the Cemetery around 5:30. It's is a walking procession of costumed revelers. The walk stops every few blocks...
10-09-2019, 10:22 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,725
Posted By eric.reedy

Which Bridge? US-1 bridge ranges from around...

Which Bridge? US-1 bridge ranges from around 11' - 13'++ clearance. We have a boat that needs 12' clearance and can generally get out at least 2 hours off of high tide ignoring King Tides and...
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