-----C-Dory owners in Maine are a hardy and happy lot. Well they should be -- they live in some of the finest summer cruising grounds on the planet.
-----Two "from away" C-Dorys joined with two natives and we had a great time together in August and September 2002. We had a lobster luncheon and then cruised about 900 miles together, as two- or threesomes. We had a great time.
-----There aren't many C-Dory's on the Maine coast, but two of the known three natives, plus a few "from away" C-Dorys, gathered for a luncheon and some coastal cruising. After some e-mailing back and forth through the C-Dory owner's site, we settled on a time and a place to gather - The Kennebec Tavern and Marina (note the excellent combination of activities in that site) in Bath, Maine. At the appointed time, three C-Dory families gathered around some good Full Sail Summer Ale (Maine brewery) and lobster rolls. We shared libations, lobster, charts, books, timing and places for cruising, and a few tall tales. In short, a Great Gathering.
Down East C-Dory Crews (Bill, Rick, Carol, El, Linus, and Bonnie)
Another Lunch (El, Rick, and Fred)
Rick - Linus
Fred & Bowie
El (and Bill)
Miss Ginna (Linus and Bonnie) - Tom Cat (Fred & Bowie)
Hunky Dory (Rick and Carol) - Halcyon (El and Bill)
Bufflehead (Dave and Sue)
Miss Ginna and Halcyon - Halcyon and Hunky Dory (Oregon meets Maine)
Hunky Dory, Halcyon, and Tom Cat - Halcyon and Tom Cat
Sightseeing in front of the HMS Bounty
Rounding the Points
Pemiquid Light and Hunky Dory
Anchoring (Up and Down)
Linus - Rick - Bill
Ah, Maine Memories
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