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    • 14. Doctors Lake, Swimming Pin Creek Anchorage

      14. Doctors Lake, Swimming Pin Creek Anchorage
      Lat/Lon: 30 06.039 North/081 44.811 West
      Location: found on the waters of Swimming Pen Creek, which makes off from the southeastern tip of Doctors Lake; anchorage lies just north, northwest of the charted 9-foot fixed bridge
      Minimum Depth: 5 feet
      Swing Room: sufficient room for vessels as large as 36 feet
      Foul Weather Shelter: excellent
      Special Comment: Whitney’s Fish Camp Restaurant lies within easy dinghy distance of this anchorage

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      Comments from Cruisers (1)

      1. Bernie Heinemann -  June 5, 2010 - 8:18 am

        We anchored a 50ft. boat just outside the creek entrance and went in to Whitie’s for lunch. A storm came through and the anchor dragged (a lot). Got back to the boat just before it hit a boat dock. Bottom is soft muck which doesn’t hold well.
        The dockmaster at Whiteys said the water up to the bridge is 6-8 feet deep and he has had 60 ft. boats at his dock. Call him and he’ll make space for you if you want to use the restaurant. It sounds as if you can spend the night there – no hookups.

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