Go Back   Winnipesaukee Forum > Search Forums
Home Forums Gallery YouTube Channel Classifieds Links Calendar Register FAQDonate Members List Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 25 of 332
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: XCR-700
Forum: Boating 07-24-2013, 10:40 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,447
Posted By XCR-700
OMG, how on earth did you get that free??? ...

OMG, how on earth did you get that free???

Never seen one bent up so badly,,,

gh
Forum: Boating 07-24-2013, 10:38 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,837
Posted By XCR-700
Guess I missed that,,, :eek: I seem to...

Guess I missed that,,, :eek:

I seem to recall some pinball machines in there for a while,,, I think,,,

We got gas there all the time and used Parkers for any work on the boat.

Not 100%...
Forum: Boating 07-24-2013, 10:33 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,837
Posted By XCR-700
Only the hotel, not the restaurant. Thats...

Only the hotel, not the restaurant.

Thats ok, Sawyers is still there and still has the best frappes in the area! :D
Forum: Boating 07-24-2013, 10:30 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,837
Posted By XCR-700
Silver Sands will let you launch for day trips? ...

Silver Sands will let you launch for day trips? Do they have parking for truck and trailer??? :confused:
Forum: Boating 07-23-2013, 08:10 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,837
Posted By XCR-700
Is the old Bailey's restaurant at the top of the...

Is the old Bailey's restaurant at the top of the hill open under another name or just closed?

Not that it was all that old, but in the '80s we used to go to B-Mae's in Gilford. Food was always...
Forum: Boating 07-23-2013, 04:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,837
Posted By XCR-700
Oh almost forgot about Baileys,,, they had GREAT...

Oh almost forgot about Baileys,,, they had GREAT ice cream, outstanding hot fudge if my memory serves,,,

I haven't driven to Wolfeboro in a few years and I seem to recall Baileys closing or...
Forum: Boating 07-23-2013, 04:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,837
Posted By XCR-700
Sounds like a fantastic trip, and the water temp...

Sounds like a fantastic trip, and the water temp was great for snorkeling. I'll have to keep my eye open for Mischief Managed :)

I too enjoyed seeing people offering a wave in passing, we...
Forum: Boating Issues 07-22-2013, 10:15 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 19,119
Posted By XCR-700
Hummm,,, Apples to oranges,,, Hard to...

Hummm,,,

Apples to oranges,,,

Hard to say one is better than the other, they are just too different. Winnisquam is much more quiet and calmer water overall, but lacking all the destinations of...
Forum: Boating Issues 07-22-2013, 10:04 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 19,119
Posted By XCR-700
Nothing wrong with a little venting,,, I...

Nothing wrong with a little venting,,,

I agree that most of the folks on the lake dont have ill intentions, in my opinion I think the few that cause problems are mostly just inexperienced and...
Forum: Boating 07-22-2013, 09:52 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,837
Posted By XCR-700
Quite a bit of clouds in the afternoon but not a...

Quite a bit of clouds in the afternoon but not a drop of rain.

In my youth we spent every summer in Alton (Echo Point) the old donut shop was the best. Many meals at the old "Dots" and Sandy...
Forum: Boating 07-22-2013, 09:42 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,837
Posted By XCR-700
Owls Nest, know it well,,, Where do you...

Owls Nest, know it well,,,

Where do you launch from?

We tow up from Andover, and yes always worth the trip!
Forum: Boating 07-22-2013, 09:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,837
Posted By XCR-700
WOW that was really stupid

WOW that was really stupid
Forum: Boating Issues 07-22-2013, 04:45 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 19,119
Posted By XCR-700
There were a couple of boats really struggling to...

There were a couple of boats really struggling to get out of there yesterday afternoon, and a few were doing some really odd things. There were some really big boats there!

I had a bit of trouble...
Forum: Boating Issues 07-22-2013, 11:31 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 19,119
Posted By XCR-700
I have to agree with Shreddy, saw a few people...

I have to agree with Shreddy, saw a few people well within the 150' limit this weekend, but they were well behaved and in control and I saw no threat to anyone.

I am more concerned about...
Forum: Boating 07-22-2013, 11:26 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,837
Posted By XCR-700
Cool Great Day on the Lake

Had an outstanding day yesterday. Left West Alton Marina and hit Weirs and Meredith.

No trouble getting on the doc at Weirs, but no chance of it in Meredith. But thats ok, we were not actually...
Forum: General Discussion 07-22-2013, 09:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,830
Posted By XCR-700
Ya that sounds like way too many people for a...

Ya that sounds like way too many people for a deck that size,,, :confused:

You could not get me out there with that many people on it,,, :(
Forum: General Discussion 07-22-2013, 09:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,279
Posted By XCR-700
Thumbs up Water temp is perfect! Just love it like this!!!...

Water temp is perfect! Just love it like this!!! :D
Forum: Boating 07-22-2013, 09:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,757
Posted By XCR-700
OMG, sure glad I read this, don't what to be...

OMG, sure glad I read this, don't what to be anywhere near it,,, :rolleye1: Its just not my kind of event. I will happily find a quiet sandbar and just float to the sounds of engines and water...
Forum: Boating 07-17-2013, 12:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,505
Posted By XCR-700
I have tried a bunch on anchors over the years...

I have tried a bunch on anchors over the years and had some really bad luck with some.

For Winnipesaukee I have had the best luck with a very traditional fluke style with a good hunk of chain. ...
Forum: Boating 07-17-2013, 12:23 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,017
Posted By XCR-700
I would have to say exactly as W-B just posted,...

I would have to say exactly as W-B just posted, his assessment is spot on.

For many years they were my preferred location to launch for day trips,,,

This is still such a ridiculous...
Forum: Boating 05-08-2013, 09:00 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 24,962
Posted By XCR-700
Well built boats, but I dont know about the 20...

Well built boats, but I dont know about the 20 MPH with a 15 HP. Maybe with a single very light driver and no fuel,,,

Either way I'm sure you will have fun with it and you can always upgrade to a...
Forum: Boating 04-28-2013, 07:29 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 24,962
Posted By XCR-700
Are you talking about the Mercury WaterMouse??? ...

Are you talking about the Mercury WaterMouse???

http://www.mousebuzz.com/forum/attachments/other-wdw-areas/1765d1075442558-bye-bye-watermouse-hello-searacer-watermou1.jpg
Forum: Boating 04-28-2013, 02:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,633
Posted By XCR-700
One boaters opinion

First, let me say welcome!

Having traveled Winnipesaukee over the last 50 years in everything from a rubber boat to the MT Washington and a whole bunch in between I will echo what has been said...
Forum: Boat Repairs & Maintenance 04-24-2013, 03:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,068
Posted By XCR-700
Thanks Much! George

Thanks Much!

George
Forum: Boat Repairs & Maintenance 04-23-2013, 07:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,068
Posted By XCR-700
I agree, but thought I would ask just in case...

I agree, but thought I would ask just in case there was a lot of bad press for East Cost. Its not a complex job, but I dont want to go to a shop that is a pain in the ass to deal with either and...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 332

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:07 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions Inc.

This page was generated in 0.11744 seconds