FIRE SALE !!! Forty nine foot Alden classic trawler. Twin Volvo's-fiberglass hull. Recent survey around $150K. Damage contained to fly-bridge. All offers over $50K considered? Boat in Chula Vista, a bit south of San Diego, Calif.
Contact owner direct. John Hodlin @ 619-385-2678...Minney has not seen the boat and is only passing this information for a customer?? Boat launched in 85'
120' "Infinity" conquers North Pole passage with used sails from Minneys. Big boat,small budget? Sails in photo, less than $10K !!!
This is a lively video of our visit to Southern California small boat harbors on board our Down East 38 cutter...
Brisk NW winds made for an exciting BYC beer can race inside Newport Harbor in Southern California...
Includes video of the scrapped Mexican plan to haul yachts across Baja and launch them in the Sea of Cortez..
While in Mexico I came upon a local's off road race and took a few videos to share with my boating friends...
When it's like summer in So. California in the middle of the winter, BEWARE !!! North east winds (Santanas) make what is normally the lee side of our Channel Islands a DEATH TRAP !!
OUR DOWN EAST 38 ON 30 MILE RUN TO NEWPORT BEACH. SINGLE REEF ON MAIN TOO MUCH SAIL, A DOUBLE WOULD HAVE BEEN PERFECT AND WOULD HAVE STABILIZED THE BOAT BUT FELT IT TO RISKY TO PUT THE 2ND REEF IN MAIN. ALMOST 6 KNOTS WITH ONLY OUR SMALL STAY'SL...
Balboa Yacht Club Thursday evening beer can races. 8-31-17. Light SE breezes made for a lazy race in balmy So. California weather...Seas the day. Ernie Minney