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Old 01-08-2017, 08:12 PM   #1
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Whale Watching....

My wife and I were invited to go whale watching yesterday on a friend's 48' Ocean Alexander. With us was another couple who own a 64 OA. Since we own a 42' OA Sedan we felt like family on one of the calmest day at sea I can ever remember. We did see a few whales (too far for the camera) but the atmosphere of running off shore in absolutely benign sea conditions was overpowering!
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Old 01-08-2017, 08:53 PM   #2
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Very nice. Thanks for sharing.
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Old 01-08-2017, 09:04 PM   #3
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It doesn't get much better than being on the water with boating friends and enjoying a sunny day with calm waters.


Memories are made on days like that!
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Old 01-08-2017, 10:01 PM   #4
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Another vote for year-round boating in Southern California, excluding the occasional storm. Whale watching, another reason to take your own boat out to sea.
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