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Sailing into Altata, Sinaloa, Mexico

Word is, the breakwater at the entrance to Altata can be hard to navigate. Turns out, it’s true. As cruisers will read in “the blue books” (also known as the sailing bibles written by Shawn & Heather and another by Rains), the channel is very shallow and can be tricky if you can’t spot the markers ahead of time. We almost ran aground because of this.  Running aground is such an odd feeling. As the keel slips into the muddy […]

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