DCA Rally - Menai Straits, North Wales - 5th & 6th Aug 2017
a gentle reminder of the DCA Menai Rally to be held in the splendour and beauty of North Wales on tidal but sheltered waters and neap (ish) tides booked in advance!
This is one not to miss with good launching facilities and an easy sail to one of the gems of the North wales coast. With sleep aboard or ashore possible, it is accessible to all...just bring bbq/food and some beer for the Sat evening!
I NEED APPROXIMATE NUMBERS OF THOSE INTERESTED TO INFORM DINAS BOATYARD WHO ARE PROVIDING SLIP/STORAGE.
Please find full details below as printed in bulletin 233...
August 5-6, Menai Straits, Gwynedd, North Wales. Colin Holt firstname.lastname@example.org
Launch around HW Saturday morning at Y Felinheli (Port Dinorwic) and within +/- 3 hours HW on Public slip (free) for light dinghies or at Dinas Boatyard (chargeable) with secure car/trailer parking, OS Grid Ref; SH 520 672.
Sail in the beautiful Menai Strait and sleep aboard or camp wild in the sand dunes at Abermenai Point, BBQ/camp fire Sat eve. Recover +/- 3 hours HW Sunday. HW (Y Felinheli) Fri 4th Aug 2109h, Sat 5th Aug; 0935h & 2151h. Sun 6th Aug; 1015h & 2229h.
Alternatives could include arrive Friday or day sail only on Saturday.
If the weather is kind to us, this will be a great weekend, please get in touch if you hope to intend
Colin Holt - 3110
Cornish Cormorant / Laser 13
Conwy - Gogledd Cymru / North Wales