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3:30 PM

William Kelly

The Art of Anchoring

Vancouver Boat Show
3:30 PM - WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 18, 2017
Room 3

Seminar Details

Anchors, anchoring techniques and much more. This presentation will look at the evolution of anchors and winning approaches to stay securely anchored overnight. I will discuss anchoring ground tackle, chain and rode, anchor winches and the types of holding ground typical along the B.C. coast. Anchoring is a topic of interest for all boaters and this will be a presentation not to be missed....

About William Kelly

Award-winning author William Kelly has written about boating for over 30 years with his stories on cruising and navigating the coast from San Francisco to Seward, Alaska appearing in several yachting publications in Canada and the United States. He and his wife, Anne Vipond are the authors of the best-selling guidebook BEST ANCHORAGES OF THE INSIDE PASSAGE which now covers anchorages from the Gulf Islands and Victoria to Fitz Hugh Sound and Bella Bella on the central coast. The new second edition of their book won the honorable mention award from the Society of American Travel Writers in the guidebook category when it was published. In addition to anchorages from Desolation Sound and Broughton Archipelago, the book covers all the difficult passes that lead to the best anchorages of the B.C. coast.






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