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Re: Pine Island Sound, 2/10/2013, 8:30 am

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  • aileen_adams
    I ll join you for the 10 miler! Aileen
    Message 1 of 3 , Feb 3, 2013
      I'll join you for the 10 miler!
      Aileen

      --- In swflpc@yahoogroups.com, swflpc@yahoogroups.com wrote:
      >
      > Reminder from: swflpc Yahoo! Group
      > http://groups.yahoo.com/group/swflpc/cal
      >
      > Pine Island Sound
      > Sunday February 10, 2013
      > 8:30 am - 2:30 pm
      > (GMT-05.00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
      >
      > Notes:
      > Sunday, February 10, 2013 - launch 8:30am
      > Pine Island Commercial Boat Ramp, end of Maria Drive
      > Plenty of parking, no muck
      > Parking Fee $10 (cars and cars w/trailer)
      > Facility has toilet and small staging area
      >
      > Two trips a 10 mile and 15 mile plus trip:
      > Everyone starts out looking at coral house end of Demere Key
      >
      > 15 miles plus trip: Paddle across to North Captiva, paddle out the south pass, paddle in the gulf, stop on beach, paddle back through north pass, paddle to fishing shacks, paddle to Barnacle Phils for lunch (Safety Harbor, north side of North Captiva), paddle back to launch.
      >
      > 10 mile trip: paddle across to North Captiva beach join us for lunch paddle back, OR paddle to fishing shacks.
      >
      > Someone will notice we will launch at -0.5, it's the best time to see groups of birds on sandbars, in this part of Pine Island Sound we still have enough deep water around for paddling. Trip plans are flexible, if people want to stop and take pictures of birds we'll stop and take pictures. Trip plans could change if there are high wind or rough waters in the Gulf.
      >
      > Here's the website for Barnacle Phil's, they have a good selection of food, colorful picnic tables under a big chickee, Judy and I ate there last year. Bring money if you want to eat here.
      >
      > http://barnaclephilsrestaurant.wordpress.com/
      >
      > Here's where the launch is:
      >
      > http://binged.it/WqhjVh
      >
      > Faster way to Pine Island from Naples (google shows slow way, BING shows faster way)
      > take I75 north, exit at Colonial #136 turn left.
      > Travel west on Colonial towards Cape Coral, take Midpoint Bridge to Cape Coral
      > Pay $2.00 toll for Cape Coral (there is no toll to leave Cape Coral)
      > travel west on Veteran's Parkway, past Surfside this road curves north
      > (Starbuck's nearby, turn right at Surfside, left into shopping area)
      > travel north on Veteran's Parkway till you come to Traffic Light (Pine Island Rd)
      > turn left on Pine Island Road, travel through Matlacha (watch speed signs)
      > keep going, when you come to 4-way Stop sign you've reached Pine Island
      > (there's a Circle K on this corner)
      > Turn left at Stringfellow, about 1-1.5 mile down turn right onto Maria Drive
      > Have ten dollars to put in envelope.
      >
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    • swflpc@yahoogroups.com
      Reminder from: swflpc Yahoo! Group http://groups.yahoo.com/group/swflpc/cal Pine Island Sound Sunday February 10, 2013 8:30 am - 2:30 pm (GMT-05.00) Eastern
      Message 2 of 3 , Feb 7, 2013
        Reminder from: swflpc Yahoo! Group
         
        Title: Pine Island Sound
         
        Date: Sunday February 10, 2013
        Time: 8:30 am - 2:30 pm (GMT-05.00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
        Notes: Sunday, February 10, 2013 - launch 8:30am
        Pine Island Commercial Boat Ramp, end of Maria Drive
        Plenty of parking, no muck
        Parking Fee $10 (cars and cars w/trailer)
        Facility has toilet and small staging area

        Two trips a 10 mile and 15 mile plus trip:
        Everyone starts out looking at coral house end of Demere Key

        15 miles plus trip: Paddle across to North Captiva, paddle out the south pass, paddle in the gulf, stop on beach, paddle back through north pass, paddle to fishing shacks, paddle to Barnacle Phils for lunch (Safety Harbor, north side of North Captiva), paddle back to launch.

        10 mile trip: paddle across to North Captiva beach join us for lunch paddle back, OR paddle to fishing shacks.

        Someone will notice we will launch at -0.5, it's the best time to see groups of birds on sandbars, in this part of Pine Island Sound we still have enough deep water around for paddling. Trip plans are flexible, if people want to stop and take pictures of birds we'll stop and take pictures. Trip plans could change if there are high wind or rough waters in the Gulf.

        Here's the website for Barnacle Phil's, they have a good selection of food, colorful picnic tables under a big chickee, Judy and I ate there last year. Bring money if you want to eat here.

        http://barnaclephilsrestaurant.wordpress.com/

        Here's where the launch is:

        http://binged.it/WqhjVh

        Faster way to Pine Island from Naples (google shows slow way, BING shows faster way)
        take I75 north, exit at Colonial #136 turn left.
        Travel west on Colonial towards Cape Coral, take Midpoint Bridge to Cape Coral
        Pay $2.00 toll for Cape Coral (there is no toll to leave Cape Coral)
        travel west on Veteran's Parkway, past Surfside this road curves north
        (Starbuck's nearby, turn right at Surfside, left into shopping area)
        travel north on Veteran's Parkway till you come to Traffic Light (Pine Island Rd)
        turn left on Pine Island Road, travel through Matlacha (watch speed signs)
        keep going, when you come to 4-way Stop sign you've reached Pine Island
        (there's a Circle K on this corner)
        Turn left at Stringfellow, about 1-1.5 mile down turn right onto Maria Drive
        Have ten dollars to put in envelope.

        PatO 239-410-0167
         
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