Delivery With A Wrinkle
In case you
haven't heard of me, my name is Mike Maurice.
As a delivery
captain I bring unique skills and experience to the business.
Captain Mike's Travels (requires Google Earth)
this means is that I can move a boat quicker, with greater safety
- 45+ years
professional experience. US Coast Guard licensed since 1965 (verify
of "SurviveTheSea "
Video forum on YouTube, visit it and view my videos.
- Author: "Troubled
Waters". Sea Magazine Nov. 97. page 22.
"Smuggling Your Boat Out of Jail", and "Capt. Mike's Letters to
column author for "Freshwater News". Portland OR.
- 2000 bar
crossings, 1500 at Columbia River(rated #1 dangerous by Lloyds).
- 50 years
experience with NW weather(Oregon resident).
knowledge of U.S.& Canadian forecasting system.
250+ delivery trips since 1993.
- 75 in the
experience in North Pacific Ocean
- Expert at
the inshore beach route So. Calif. to Puget Sound.
handmade charts of little known coves and anchorages.
complete set of NOAA harbor charts.
GPS waypoint list of outer rocks and reefs(300+).
- Never had a
- Long Range
Passagemaking and Fuel Management Experience.
experience, Alaska, Panama, East Coast US, Tahiti, Mexico,
Canada, China, Japan, Philippines. Google
Earth Tour of Places Visited
equipped have: tablet chartplotting, InReach(tracking), gps,
radar, ssb radio, WeFAX, liferaft, nightscope, etc.
with standards of the American Boat & Yacht Council.
chance of getting caught in the open and damaging it.
or Motorsailors 40-100 feet. US West Coast, Gulf of Mexico,
Mexico, Panama, Alaska, South Pacific. Will consider other.
Feel free to
request a proposal, resume or call for no obligation advise.
How to contact Capt.
contact Dale Laird +1-503-519-4235
Advise for Buying A Used Boat
The basic steps to Arrange a Yacht Delivery
Captain Mike's Favorite Weather Pages
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