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Old 20-06-2012, 16:07   #1
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How many liveaboards?

How many others liveaboard on inland rivers or lakes? Just curious cause i'am the only one in my marina.

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Old 20-06-2012, 17:46   #2
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Re: How many liveaboards?

Maybe a bit premature to post this, as we are not yet actually living aboard, but we are in the process of buying a boat, set up as a liveaboard, and should be taking up residence on Lake Ontario sometime in July. We are excited and terrified in almost equal measure, having no great sailing experience. The learning curve will be fierce, but we are motivated, and there are many other LAs at the marina who will be getting their brains picked on a daily basis!

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Old 20-06-2012, 20:28   #3
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Re: How many liveaboards?

I lived on my boat for about 6 months on Lake Norman NC,not because I wanted to but to keep a mad girl from doing damage to it ...Said she was going to burn it to the water! oh my god,not my boat,I belived she would do it too,she cut up the wings on one of my airplanes!!!mean old witch!..DVC
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Old 20-06-2012, 20:47   #4
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How many liveaboards?

Just a tad premature. We have been living aboard for around 14 years on the Gulf of Mex. This coming February, we are giving up sailing and heading inland to Kentucky Lake, Ky. on our New-T-Us Mainship 36 DC Mototryacht.
Mainship 36 DC - 1986
Retired and Full Time Cruising the Eastern U.S. inland Waterways
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Old 20-06-2012, 21:27   #5
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We live aboard on an inland lake in Sanford FL
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Old 25-06-2012, 12:03   #6
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Re: How many liveaboards?

Not land locked, but did live aboard 13 years on the Columbia River in Portland, OR. First three years had a teenager aboard and it worked out great. Did throw off the lines and went cruising. Took 7 seasons but now in Florida. It has been a wonderful adventure.

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