Title: Lake Mendota/Summer Sailstice
Start Date: 21 Jun 2019
Cruise Captains: John Morris and Joe Rittner
Location: Lake Mendota, Madison, WI
Weekend: June 21-23, 2019
Meet: 11am 6/21 at Marshal Park, NW side of lake, on Allen by University Blvds.
Rig boats and depart at noon. Bring lunch.
Meet: 10am on 6/22 and 23 at Mendota County Park, Century and Hedden roads.
Overnight: Boats tie up at seawall of Mendota County Park or some may anchor out.
Many motel options on internet or great RV and tent sites within Mendota Park.
Lookup www.countyofdane.com, enter Parks+Rec, List of Parks, Mendota Park.
Restaurants: Breakfast at “C’s” corner of Allen Blvd and County Hwy M.
Dinner at “Capt. Bill’s” across the street from C’s.
Many other dinner options are available in Middleton and Madison area.
Directions: Above locations are at NW part of lake.
This is a three-day trailer sailboat event on Lake Mendota, Madison, WI. Boats overnight at seawall of Mendota County Park. Skippers make your reservations early for the three spots available for advance reservations. Mendota is a big inland lake with few motor boats. A good destination is the UW student union with restaurants and entertainment. Municipal docks are near.
“Summersailstice” is a worldwide event for sailing and celebrating the summer solstice. Be sure to sign in for prizes (North Sail, Pettit, Spinlock, etc) at www.summersailstice.com.
Friday, 21. June 2019 until Sunday, 23. June 2019 11:00 - 14:00