Re: A different take on a family boat - Oldshoe?
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "The Peillet-Long Family"
>The photos were taken in San Diego Bay when I turned the boat over to
> Taking another approach, if we eliminate the overnight requirement,
> I wonder if Oldshoe might fit the bill? There are a some neat
> pictures of Oldshoe in the Bolger6 Files (members) here:
her new owner from Seattle. Four adults is a full load for Oldshoe.
There is ample room to sprawl in her large cockpit. I have overnighted
a few times with a tarp over the sprit boom. The two piece floorbords
come up to make a queen size berth flat. This is not a racing dinghy.
She can stand up to a good breeze but tacks sedately, like a little ship.
If you should decide to build Oldshoe please feel free to email me for
advise, counsel, encouragement etc.