Bimini here we come

So we were up and on our way at 6:36 AM.

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So we crossed we could still see Miami about 20 miles out,  it was not so bad when we started and we really did do well but we did get 3 footers to some as big as 6.  If we did not have to pound it was a good crossing we only had a few where we pounded the waves.

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It does not look great through the plastic but this was 20 miles out and that is goodby Miami.

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Now about 10 miles out we could see Bimini.

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Now look at the color of the water.  WE arrived North Bimini by 12 noon.

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This is where we parked at Big Game Marina to check in for our cruising pass and immigration.

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Once done we came back to the boat only to find we had a condo parked next to us.

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What a beautiful boat brought it up the St.Lawrence last November to bring south in the Atlantic.

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Lots of fish in the water but my cameera is not good enough to really take pictures.  We decided to stay at the Marina for tonite and maybe rent a gold cart tomorrow and go touring.

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By the way this is paradise the water is so clear and you can see down 12 feet or more.

 

6 thoughts on “Bimini here we come

  1. What a coincidence. We went to Snook’s Bayfront Restaurant today for lunch. There was a 26.5 ft. Bayliner docked there flying the Canadian flag, the deck covered in gas cans and we are thinking WHAT !!! So we had to talk with the captain. We talked for a while about the loop etc. and then asked about the boat being small for the trip. The captain said he would like to have a 3877 Bayliner. We said our friends had just come through with a 38 doing the loop. The captain asked their names and we said John and Kara. They were dumbfounded because they know you. Casey and Kerry Philippi. Small world!!!!

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  2. We LOVE sharing this adventure with you guys through your blog. We are thrilled you guys are having such an adventure of a lifetime!
    Blessings,
    Steve & Sandy Weston

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