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Looking for Senegal and Gambia charts, etc

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Looking for Senegal and Gambia charts, etc

by aneblanc » Wed Jan 22, 2014 9:01 am

I am looking for nautical information about Senegal and Gambia: charts, guide, websites, blogs, pdfs. etc...

I am planning to be there in November till February.

Thanks

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Re: Looking for Senegal and Gambia charts, etc

by sailandoar » Thu Feb 06, 2014 7:36 am

http://msi.nga.mil/NGAPortal/MSI.portal ... bCode=0010

US NGA Publication: free download
Sailing Directions Enroute - Pub. 143
West Coast of Europe and Northwest Africa (Enroute), 13th Ed 2011

Sailing Directions 143 (Enroute) covers the West Coast of Europe and Northwest Africa from the Bay of Biscay in France to the Banana Islands and Cape Palmas off the west coast of Africa. It is issued for use in conjunction with Sailing Directions 140 (Planning Guide) North Atlantic Ocean, Baltic Sea, North Sea, and the Mediterranean Sea.
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Re: Looking for Senegal and Gambia charts, etc

by aneblanc » Thu Feb 06, 2014 8:54 am

Thanks, I am aware of this resource. I am rather looking for paper charts and first hand description.
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Re: Looking for Senegal and Gambia charts, etc

by sailandoar » Sun Feb 09, 2014 4:54 pm

Bellingham Charts:
Their 2/3 size B&W charts are wonderful & economical.

http://www.tidesend.com

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Noonsite:
Most of the info is 2012 or older, . . . .
But, there are a few important and current tidbits.

http://www.noonsite.com/Countries/Gambia
http://www.noonsite.com/Countries/Senegal

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Suggest you try contact folks at this Marina in Mindelo, Cape Verdes
It is THE place to be as the harbor is one of the best in that part of the Atlantic so is a likely stopping point for many headed that way.

http://www.marinamindelo.net/english/general.htm

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Let us know what you find!
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