Re: This Saturday: Sauvie's Island Circumnavigation Planning Meeting

Myles Twete

I suggest the circumnav coots gunkhole in that very beautiful cove one night just to piss off any PYC members thinking they own the navigable waterway of that bay.  Assholes.


From: [] On Behalf Of Richard Green
Sent: Friday, September 4, 2020 4:44 PM
Subject: Re: [oregoncoots] This Saturday: Sauvie's Island Circumnavigation Planning Meeting


Received a kindly note from the PYC manager re: the Willow Bar.  Summed up in two words: no dice.  They have a strict policy of ’not sharing’ (my words) but was a very pleasant rejection and he wished luck and enjoyment to the group.


Never know ’til you ask.



On Sep 4, 2020, at 3:01 PM, Richard Green <chaos5@...> wrote:


I have, it appears, sent an email to the manager of the PYC to inquire.  I’ll keep you posted should I hear back.



On Sep 4, 2020, at 2:49 PM, Richard Green <chaos5@...> wrote:


Ah, there it is.  I don’t know if the International Association of the Grand Coots and Yacht Club could get reciprocal privileges in there for a night or not.   


On Sep 4, 2020, at 2:29 PM, John Kohnen <jkohnen@...> wrote:

I answered my own question: "Just 12 miles downstream from the clubhouse and moorage and inside a bay on the east side of beautiful Sauvie Island, +45° 44' 59", -122° 46' 17", lies the club’s member-only Willow Bar Outstation."

I hate it when boating facilities open to the public get turned into "gated communities". <sigh>

John <jkohnen@...>
The latter part of a wise man's life is taken up in curing the follies, prejudices, and false opinions he had contracted in the former. (Jonathan Swift)

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