I see no reason to haul out
in the winter here. In fact, it seems to me keeping her in the water would prevent freezing better than on the hard
, as the water insulates the hull
Do you have electricity at your dock
? One of those little dehumidifier heaters works wonders to keep the cabin condensation
down and keep things from freezing down below.
And as mentioned above, we do get some great winter sailing days around here, so it's nice to have her ready to go.