Originally Posted by conny lang
I was forced to leave mine in Salinas for 18 months. Worked out great. Two hooks, lots of chain. I stripped everything off the deck
, dodger/bimini/solars/wind gen/sails. Left the dink deflated covered and lashed on the bow. Got a ride to shore. This is not something i would do regularly. Due to some unfortunate circumstances I had to come back to RI. I flew back to check on it every 6 months. But finally after 18 months I had some time off and was able to sail her back to RI.