Sligo Bay Boating Basics

Boating tuition we cover:

  • Basic Rope work, tying up etiquette and allowing for the tide
  • Anchoring
  • Useful Apps and Tools for Boating in the Bay
  • Basic Weather and its Affect on Sligo Bay
  • Tidal runs and accessible ports around Sligo
  • Buoyage in use in Sligo and pilotage into Sligo Harbor
  • Sandbanks, rocks and other uncharted obstructions
  • Basic Radio Competency
  • Local Knowledge
  • Angling Marks
  • Mooring up and mooring construction
  • Hands On! A spin around the bay in the charter boat (or your boat) where Daryl shows you the various marks and passages in person.

Please get in touch if you wish to avail of this tuition, we can customize these topics for whatever you need help with and cover them over a few evenings or sessions as its a lot to take in.