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Old 10-27-2018, 11:09 PM   #1
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Hello everyone. My wife Deb and I have recently retired from Ontario 2016, towed our sailboat across Canada,sold the sailboat and are looking forward our next adventures in purchasing a trawler in the spring.We live on the sunshine coast beautiful pender harbour.How fortunate we are.Heading Nov1 for 5mths in mexico.This will give us time to research trawlers etc. Looking forward to this site for research and possibly a purchase.Thanks and have a great year. Barnzie&Momzie.
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Old 10-27-2018, 11:25 PM   #2
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Old 10-27-2018, 11:25 PM   #3
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Hi to you too from the Sunshine Coast although a bit south of you.

When looking for a trawler use the winter to do some looking and watching.
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Old 10-27-2018, 11:55 PM   #4
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Ahoy and welcome aboard from a Great Lakes cruiser. We love Madiera Park and Pender Harbour. Hope we can help with narrowing the field.

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Welcome aboard!! What made you pick that part of Canada? Is there really more sunshine there than in most areas of the PNW?


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Old 10-28-2018, 11:48 AM   #9
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Welcome aboard!! What made you pick that part of Canada? Is there really more sunshine there than in most areas of the PNW?


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Hi Dave we wanted to get away from the Ontario winters. Yes there is more sunshine in Madeira park than north and south of us and less snow.We love it here,plus the boating some best in the world
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Hi Dave we wanted to get away from the Ontario winters. Yes there is more sunshine in Madeira park than north and south of us and less snow.We love it here,plus the boating some best in the world

I was hoping that was the case. See the Living in Canada thread I just started, inspired by The Sunshine Coast.


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Old 10-28-2018, 12:50 PM   #11
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Welcome. Old Shiny is in PH too, Duncan Cove. Not much sunshine today, so far.
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