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Old 10-04-2011, 10:37 PM
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Hiya Trace!!! That photo didn't look right to me either. Anyway, the light house kinda looks like the one at Mission Point on Grand Traverse Bay. You still boatless?
I thinks it's Ludington but not 100 sure!!! Still grounded!!! few months 2 go!!! How ya do'n noise boy???
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Old 10-04-2011, 11:15 PM
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I'm another big fan of that porch. On a different day that looks like a heck of a place to drink beer.
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Old 10-05-2011, 01:51 PM
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KAAMA noisy? ppphhhttt
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Old 10-05-2011, 02:57 PM
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Apache Pete, I'm suprised living in Saugatuck you own an Apache??

Nice waves though!!
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http://www.mlive.com/news/grand-rapi...ord_at_la.html

Type in "23 foot wave" in the search box, and then "GO"

Note especially the NOAA graphic, showing the wave heights east of the buoy measuring 23' are even greater.

Sorry my movie didn't adequately capture the true height, as there are no reference points.

The deck I'm on is 60' above the water level.

I've raced in true 5-6 footers in Lake Michingan, Coco Beach and Key West, and I'm positive that what I filmed was MUCH larger. There's no way in hell I would have attempted boating that day . . . in any size boat.
In Malta last year P1 raced on Saturday in 15-20s. They cancelled the Sunday race after forecasts predicted 25s. Lot of broken boats and people that day.
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