Day 1; Saturday 20 July 2019

Portland Maine

Updated: 19 July 2019

Panoramic View of Portland & Harbor

Chart of Portland Harbor; Fore Points Marina Location Shown

Port Captain:

  • Leigh Seiver

Cruise / Fleet Activity:

  • Start of Cruise
  • Registration

Venue:

  • Fore Points Marina
    • This is a brand new mega-yacht marina opening for the 2019 boating season; so new it does not appear on google and apple satellite maps.
    • News article about new marina
    • Make reservation through Dockwa
    • Remember to put "Corinthians" in Special Request area (not coupon code) to get 20% discount
    • Marina is located within reasonable walking distance of historic area and points of interest
    • Corinthians are to be on Hope Dock see chart below

Activities:

  • Catered Dinner
    • Speaker: Gary Jobson

Moorings:

  • There are no mooring fields proximate to the venue.

Anchorage

  • There is no anchorage proximate to the venue.

Dockage

  • Fore Points Marina

Local Restaurants

  • Portland has many good choices [Recommended by a Foodie, a former Corinthian
    • Fore St Grill
    • Street and Company
    • Miake
    • Emilitsa
    • Back Bay Grill
    • Duckfat - for lunch
    • Scales

Transportation

  • Portland has Uber & Lyft
  • Check via your smartphone app

Provisioning

  • See Chart below for an idea of the opportunities for provisioning
  • There is a Whole Foods that is just a short Uber trip away!

Things to Do

  • Visit historic Wadsworth-Longfellow house.

Local Knowledge

  • If you are arriving early or returning after the Cruise, it is possible to get a mooring at Peake's Island nearby. There is scheduled ferry to downtown Portland. This is great for day trips into town. The number of moorings is limited.
Almanac




Portland ME Saturday July 20th




Tides:
H
0153
9.8

L
0815
0.2

H
1431
8.8
Sunset:
2017


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