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Marine de Barcaggio

Marine de Barcaggio

Characteristics

Description

Barcaggio is a large bay without protection and without depth. Opposite, at north, rises the island of Giraglia. Winds often change direction here. The breeze from east-southeast stops there and that of W-SW returns there. Barcaggio is a peaceful little port at the bottom of a bay.

Port office: 04 95 35 66 11
1.50 m depth along the quay
80 b.

A true "end of the world" at the tip end of Cap Corse with in front, just a few miles the island of Giraglia.
Barcaggio is known for its delightful fishing port, its spectacular dune is one of the highest of Corsica and its large sandy beach.

Anchorage, sheltered from the SE, is possible on sandy bottom NE knuckle .

Also anchorage in front of the beach (43 ° 00.45 N - 09 ° 24.74 E). Anchorage, at small jetty, wide open to the north.

Very poor anchorage, open to all winds in the extreme tip of Cape, this too open bay not offered a safe haven. Run away in windy conditions.
4/05/2012
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Jojo
Marine de Barcaggio
2005:07:18 10:32:17
4/05/2012
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Jojo
Barcaggio est une grande baie sans protection et sans profondeur. En face, au nord, s'élève l'île de la Giraglia. Les vents changent souvent de direction par ici. La brise d'Est-Sud-Est s'y arrête et celle de W- SW y rentre. Barcaggio est un paisible petit port situé au fond d'une baie.

Bureau du port: 04 95 35 66 11
1,50m de profondeur le long du quai
80 place

Un véritable bout du monde à la pointe extrême du Cap Corse avec en face à quelques encablures à peine en pleine mer, l'île de la Giraglia.
Barcaggio est réputée pour son adorable port de pêcheurs, sa dune spectaculaire qui est l'une des plus hautes de Corse et sa grande plage de sable fin.

Mouillage, abrité du SE, possible sur fond de sable au NE du musoir.

Mouillage également devant la plage (N 43° 00.45 - E 09° 24.74). Mouillage, avec petite jetée, largement ouvert au Nord.

Très mauvais mouillage ouvert à tous les vents à l 'extrême pointe du cap cette baie trop ouverte n 'offre pas un abri sûr. a fuir en cas de vent .

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Marine de Barcaggio
2005:07:18 10:32:33
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Marine de Barcaggio
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