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Uvala Lopar (Rab)

Uvala Lopar (Rab)

Characteristics

Description

Long Bay N of Rab. it is possible to anchor but by strong Bora or Sirocco it is less well protected than Supetarska Draga.
Beware of shoals that extend beyond Rt Sorinj, approaching from the west. Coming from the NE shoals and rocks isolated between Rt Lopizine and Uvala Crnika.

In the approach of the Uvala Lopar N or E, there are two shoals to about 0.2 M S. Pl Vela Sika, which is connected to the island of Rab, is indicated by a W cardinal beacon  on board W without fire.

Mooring SE side of the wharf, according to the available space by 3 m deep at the end of the dock. The NW side is used by the ferry in the summer.
You can anchor at the dock by 4 S, 8 m on sandy bottom and grass of good behavior.
The bay is open to winds from NW.
19/09/2011
Update
Jojo
Longue baie au N de Rab. il est possible d'y mouiller bien que par forte Bora ou Sirocco elle soit moins bien abrité que Supetarska Draga.

Attention aux hauts-fonds qui débordent Rt Sorinj, en approchant par l'W. En venant par le NE hauts-fonds et roches isolées entre Rt Lopizine et Uvala Crnika.

Dans l'approche de Uvala Lopar par le N ou l'E, il y a 2 hauts-fonds à environ 0,2 M au S. Pl. Vela Sika, qui sont reliés à l'île de Rab, et sont signalés par une balise cardinale W sans feu sur son bord W.

Amarrage du côté SE du quai, en fonction de la place disponible par 3 m de fond, à l'extrémité du quai. Le côté NW est utilisé par le Ferry en été.

On peut mouiller au S du quai par 4, 8 m sur fond de sable et d'herbe de bonne tenue.

La baie est ouverte aux vents de NW.

20/03/2013
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Joëlle
Uvala Lopar (Rab)
20/07/2008
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Flying distances - Direct line

Rapski Kanal

2.3nm
75°
Rapski Kanal is deep and leads between Otok Sveti Grgur and Otok Rab.
This channel is seldom used as the fairway is only 0.3 mile wide in places and several rocky patches lie adjacent to its S side.
4 Aug 11

Olipski Kanal

26nm
178°
Olipski Kanal leads NNW between the E side of Otok Silba and the W side of Otok Olib and merges into the N end of Pohlipski Kanal.
This channel is deep and has a minimum navigable width of 0.7 mile. It is often used by vessels proceeding to and from Zadar.
Good anchorage is ...
18 Sep 11

Otok Olib Zadar

27nm
174°
Otok Olib is located E of O. Silba. It belongs to Zadar archipelago.The island has been inhabited since Roman times. The residents bought their island in 1900. The only village on the island was established around the port.
To the east of the island you will find some small hidden ...
27 Jul 11

Otok Plavnik Kvarner

11nm
313°
Otok Plavnik lies with Rt Veli Pin, its N extremity, located 0.7 mile E of the E side of Otok Cres and divides Srednja Vrata in its S part into two channels.
This cliffy island is 194m high and partly wooded.
Several small islets lie on a shoal bank which extends about 1.5 miles ...
4 Aug 11

Barbatski Kanal

7.8nm
152°
Il y a plusieurs baies dans Barbatski Kanal, entre l'île de Rab et l'île Dolin. Ces baies sont d'agréables mouillages le temps d'un déjeuner.
2 Aug 11

Otok Silba

27nm
182°
Silba is a small island, 8 km long where  there are no vehicles and no hotels. Inhabited since Roman times, the Latin "silva" (forest) which gave its name to the island is covered with trees.On the island there are shops, restaurants and taverns, caffe bars, post office, ...
27 Jul 11

Kanal Krusija

11nm
312°
Kanal Krusija leads to the W of Otok Plavnik.
This channel is frequented because of its steep-to shores and deep passage.
A strong current may occasionally be experienced in this channel, depending on local weather conditions, but this passage is recommended over the one leading ...
4 Aug 11

Kvarnerica Vrata

25nm
189°
Kvarnericka Vrata, 5 miles wide, is the principal channel leading between the open sea and the S part of Mali Kvarneric. It lies between Otok Premuda and Otok Silba, on the S side, and Otok Ilovik, on the N side.
4 Aug 11

Otok Premuda Zadar

30nm
188°
Premuda is located northwest of Otok Skarda which it is separated by a channel about 0.9 m wide (Premuda Vrata). The tips of each side of the channel are overwhelmed shoals and should not be approached too closely.
The coast is home to 2 W moorings and a small port and there is ...
17 Sep 11

Rt Stojan (Rab)

1.1nm
12°
Rt Stojan is E U. Lopar. It is surounded by shoals marked by beacons.
19 Sep 11

NW Supetarska Draga

1nm
216°
Mouillage par 15 m en s'approchant. Dans le Nord un ponton est disponible.
20 Aug 08

Otocic Dolfin

8nm
194°
Otocic Dolfin, an islet partly covered with grass, lies 2 miles WSW of Rt Lun and is marked by a light.
This islet is the S and largest of a chain of islets and rockswhich (Veli and Mali Laganj) extend up to about 4 miles NW.
18 Sep 11
Local Area

Otok Rab Kvarner

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18 Sep 11

Kvarner

The Kvarner Gulf is located between Dalmatia and Istria. The mountain of Velebit and mountain Ucka contain this region of the cold north winds, and provide him a very pleasant climate in summer.
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Croatia

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19 Aug 11

Adriatic East

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30 Jul 11

Adriatic Sea

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16 Jul 12

Méditerranée - Mediterranean

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Îles méditerranéennesLes principales ...
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