Cruisers Forum

Join CruisersForum Today

Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 24-08-2013, 14:49   #31
CF Adviser
Bash's Avatar

Cruisers Forum Supporter

Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: sausalito
Boat: 14 meter sloop
Posts: 7,260
Re: Sailing close to an anchored ship

Originally Posted by David M View Post
The Coast Guard port captain can and does put restrictions on how close you can get to large vessels. A security zone is done with large passenger vessels frequently. There is also a security zone set up with large petroleum vessels on the SF Bay.
For San Francisco, Monterey and Humboldt Bays there are security zones in effect for all tankers, cruise ships and "High Interest Vessels." The security zones do not apply to ferries.

Here's the regulation: 165.1183 - Security Zones; Cruise Ships, Tankers and High Interest Vessels, San Francisco Bay and Delta Ports, Monterey Bay and Humboldt Bay, California. - Subpart F: Specific Regulated Navigation Areas and Limited Access Areas - Code of Federal Regu

cruising is entirely about showing up--in boat shoes.
Bash is offline   Reply With Quote

anchor, sail, sailing

Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 21:42.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Social Knowledge Networks
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

ShowCase vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.