Chance the Tide provides valuable information for a winter cruise to the Bahamas. Mowbray covers the major decisions of choosing the right yacht and equipping it properly. He also provides the reader with many valuable tips to make the trip easier. Most of this information was acquired by personal experience and cannot be found in cruising guides or other sources generally available to those wishing to travel down the Intracoastal Waterway and across the Gulf Stream to cruise to the Bahamas for the entire winter.
Before you know it you will be navigating your way to a beautiful island paradise. All of the author's secrets and knowledge will make this journey one that you will always remember, and most likely do several times. This book gives you all the tools you need to plan your journey. Follow the guidelines it provides and you will be more than prepared to . . . Chance the Tide. 176 pgs. 2002 Pub.
About the Author: Kenneth D. Mowbray earned a degree in Mechanical Engineering and has worked in the machine and product design industry. He is retired from the U.S. Navy. A lifelong sailor, he lives in Lusby, MD and does most of his sailing in the Chesapeake Bay.