Originally Posted by D and D
Unfortunately we have no experience with anything other than the occasional thunder storm that pops up on the Missouri river in this boat so we have no idea how to judge. We are both confidant boaters but completely unexperienced in the ocean. The beem is approx 7.5 and the keel approx 20' (never needed to know before)
That's because you only draw 20" -- LOL!!!
I think that's a small boat for the ocean. Weather
is weather, and if you're around the Missouri River you know how fast a storm can come up. But the ocean can really contribute to that.