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Forum: Boating 09-10-2018, 02:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,586
Posted By Bizer
Eight digits after the decimal point is about the...

Eight digits after the decimal point is about the thickness of a dime.
Forum: General Discussion 08-19-2018, 10:30 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,520
Posted By Bizer
Liliuokalani's ice cream is not a barge, but they...

Liliuokalani's ice cream is not a barge, but they have docking just for customers at the northern end of Paugus Bay. They are on the east side of Paugus Bay about 400m (1/4 mile) SW of Naswa.
Forum: Boating 07-24-2018, 08:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,484
Posted By Bizer
Northwest of Worcester Island in Wolfeboro,...

Northwest of Worcester Island in Wolfeboro, Bizer's chart shows four buoys in a quadrangle. These buoys mark a fields of rocks. Some of these rocks are less than three feet below the surface. In...
Forum: Boating 07-08-2018, 09:03 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,622
Posted By Bizer
Back in Coast Guard O.C.S., which, I'm ashamed to...

Back in Coast Guard O.C.S., which, I'm ashamed to say, was fifty years ago, we were taught several unwritten rules-of-the-road which I still heed to this day.

You don't want the right of way...
Forum: Boating 07-08-2018, 08:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 841
Posted By Bizer
There was a phase-in period depending on age, but...

There was a phase-in period depending on age, but everyone has been required to have a safe-boating certificate since 01-Jan-2008.
...
Forum: Boating 06-11-2018, 08:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,484
Posted By Bizer
I noticed that about a week ago. I was waiting...

I noticed that about a week ago. I was waiting until I updated my chart before I responded. Note: As of this writing, the NHMP web site still has their old regulation.

There is still one minor...
Forum: General Discussion 06-04-2018, 07:55 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 10,003
Posted By Bizer
If one looks at Google maps, the road now-labeled...

If one looks at Google maps, the road now-labeled Bay Rd is the old 109. It joined the current 109 where Haverhill Acres road joins 109.
Forum: Restaurant Information & Reviews 04-12-2018, 04:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,318
Posted By Bizer
Eating by boat

Bizer's web page has a list of places to eat by boat. Bizer just received an email that said that our list (at least in Meredith) was woefully out of date. Bev told me that "Mames, Huck's, ...
Forum: Boating 02-11-2018, 10:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,484
Posted By Bizer
Some navigation changes for 2018

Bizer talked with Captain Dunleavy about various boating navigation topics earlier this week, to wit:

NO-RAFTING IN WINTER HARBOR: In the summer of 2015, Bizer received an email from a boater who...
Forum: General Discussion 08-27-2017, 10:37 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 22,896
Posted By Bizer
Nicolas Sarkozy, the president of France, spent...

Nicolas Sarkozy, the president of France, spent three weeks in Wolfeboro, in 2007.
Forum: Boating 08-22-2017, 09:34 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 11,783
Posted By Bizer
The buoy off Ellacoya was decommissioned in 2014....

The buoy off Ellacoya was decommissioned in 2014. It does not appear on Bizer's latest edition. This fact is in Bizer's list of corrections to Bizer's 9th (March 2012) edition.
Forum: Boating 08-16-2017, 04:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 12,335
Posted By Bizer
It's almost September. Bizer usually goes up to...

It's almost September. Bizer usually goes up to the lake the Monday after Labor Day. I spend a few days checking buoys and anything reported. If you have anything for me to research, please post...
Forum: General Discussion 08-10-2017, 03:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,226
Posted By Bizer
Scenic view, route 11, Gilford.

[sarcasm: on] On Route 11, between Belknap Point and Ellacoya state Park, there is a scenic view pull out. Here are two "scenic" views taken from that rest area; one in May and the other just last...
Forum: General Discussion 08-10-2017, 12:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 10,325
Posted By Bizer
I am not a sandbar aficionado. I don't know what...

I am not a sandbar aficionado. I don't know what makes a sandbar good or bad unless it's so shallow as to damage one's propellor.

In addition to Braun Bay and Small's Cove (a.k.a. West Alton),...
Forum: Boating 08-10-2017, 07:43 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 11,783
Posted By Bizer
Could you be more specific as to the location of...

Could you be more specific as to the location of this former buoy so that I can confirm with MP and take if off my chart.
Forum: Boating 08-09-2017, 06:39 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 11,783
Posted By Bizer
Mishman: Where is this buoy? I'd like to put it...

Mishman: Where is this buoy? I'd like to put it on my list of things to check for Bizer's annual lake survey in September.
Forum: Boating 06-12-2017, 03:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,925
Posted By Bizer
I take it one step further: I remove the key...

I take it one step further: I remove the key from the ignition, hold it up, and announce, "The key is out of the ignition". I then put the key on the dashboard (NOT back in the ignition).

Before...
Forum: General Discussion 05-25-2017, 08:10 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 58,319
Posted By Bizer
I stopped in on Monday, 22-MAY-17. At the time,...

I stopped in on Monday, 22-MAY-17. At the time, the proprietor stated that the store would open on Wednesday the 24th (yesterday) as the Alton Bay Corner Store.
Forum: General Discussion 05-03-2017, 11:42 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 28,324
Posted By Bizer
Two weeks after my previous post. Weirs is...

Two weeks after my previous post. Weirs is starting to look good. The Mount returned to Weirs on Tuesday. They've changed the interior. A lot of the bench seating along the windows has been...
Forum: Boating 04-25-2017, 04:57 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 21,840
Posted By Bizer
A propeller is more efficient than a jet boat. ...

A propeller is more efficient than a jet boat.

From http://www.boatingmag.com/boats/jet-drive-vs-sterndrive#page-6
Forum: General Discussion 04-21-2017, 07:29 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 30,284
Posted By Bizer
To resurrect an old thread, ... it's FOR SALE...

To resurrect an old thread, ... it's FOR SALE again.

http://www.maxfieldrealestate.com/real-estate/225-governor-wentworth-highway-tuftonboro-nh-03816/4442710/25713320
Forum: General Discussion 04-20-2017, 05:46 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 58,319
Posted By Bizer
I drove by on Tuesday, 18-APR-17. The "For...

I drove by on Tuesday, 18-APR-17. The "For Lease" sign in the window has been removed, but all the other signs still say, "Busy Bear" or something similar. There was no evidence of activity. The...
Forum: General Discussion 04-20-2017, 04:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 28,324
Posted By Bizer
Bizer stopped by on Tuesday. Renovations are in...

Bizer stopped by on Tuesday. Renovations are in full progress. Apparently, when the word got out that East Coast Flightcraft was running the pier, they sold/rented all their slips and now have a...
Forum: General Discussion 04-08-2017, 11:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 13,383
Posted By Bizer
One thing I've learned from doing a map: a name...

One thing I've learned from doing a map: a name is what people call it, regardless of any legislation that attempts to call/spell it something else.

I possess a copy of a 1933 NH statute that...
Forum: General Discussion 04-08-2017, 08:34 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 28,324
Posted By Bizer
Here's a photo. The mini-golf is now a parking...

Here's a photo. The mini-golf is now a parking lot.


In addition to pier renovations, Weirs is undergoing a revitalization project (coined the 2 million Weirs Beach face lift):
Power lines...
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