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Old 30-12-2006, 15:07   #1
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Virgin Islands Dry Storage?

I am thinking about dry storing my boat (43' sail) from June through late-October) in the USVI/BVI corner of the Caribbean.

Does anyone have experience with a good yard there?


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Virgin Gorda Yacht Harbour, Virgin Gorda (good, but less convenient)

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Nanny Cay is a good suggestion.
Lots of various services right there as well.
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Inedpendent Boat Yard / La Vida Marine Center on St Thomas is less expensive than those mentioned above.

Fajardo, Puerto Rico is another nearby option.

Beware - many people wish to store their boats on the hard during huricane season... so don't delay in making your reservation.

Personally, I prefer to let my boat ride-out a storm supported in a fluid rather than on rigid hard stands.


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