Time of year
well... it is frozen and covered in ice from november to april, may and june are chilly and breezy, july, august, and early september are warm but light and shifty, oct-nov are cold and windy.
there used to be some fleets here, mostly Prindle and Nacra. There is only pleasure sailing, but some of my friends have discussed getting organized.
Meanwhile I'll be in San Diego in two weeks for a ride on a sled.
Crowley is cold in the spring as it is fed by snow run off and the owens river, but it warms quickly as it is also fed by Hot Creek wich is volcanic and HOT. It also gets excellent sun as it is far enough away from the mountains to get out of the shadow.
enjoy the beach and your capri.
Capri vs Lido
this thread may be old, but my old boat partner has thrown down and challenged me to a race. Him in his capri and me in my Lido.
Well, I've campagned a capri and while the simple cockpit and C-board design can be nice, I find the Lido a far better boat.
The Lido is faster and...