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Lake Santa Barbara anchorage (Pompano-Beach)

Lake Santa Barbara anchorage (Pompano-Beach)



Formerly known as Lettuce Lake, this lake is part of the Intracoastal
Waterway in Pompano Beach. It was originally named for the pond-like vegetation that formed on the surface of the lake. 

The anchorage is located on the ICW's western shores, south of unlighted daybeacon #74.
Minimum depth: 6'
Good shelter

Lake Santa Barbara anchorage (Pompano-Beach)
A popular free sheltered anchorage for transient cruisers that is set well back from the ICW and only 3 miles from Hillsboro Inlet.  It is not well known that just beyond the 12" fixed bridge on US1 is boat accessible Pompano Market with groceries, resturaunts, and many stores. Not a hospitable area for transient boaters. Be very careful where you leave a dingy etc. if going ashore.
Anciennement connu sous le nom de lettuce Lake, ce lac fait partie de l'Intracoastal
Waterway à Pompano Beach. Il s'appelait à l'origine "Lettuce" à cause de la végétation qui recouvrait la surface du lac.

Le mouillage est situé sur la rive occidentale du ICW, au sud de balise non lumineuse # 74.
Profondeur minimum: 1,8 m
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