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Fahy Bay

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Tucked into inlet south of Killary. Secluded. Good shelter from N,W,S. Care to be taken on approach because of sandbanks. Several passages through sandbar.


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Keyfacts for Fahy Bay
Facilities
None listed


Nature
Remote or quiet secluded locationAnchoring location

Considerations
Restriction: may be subject to a sand bar

Protected sectors

Current wind over the protected quadrants
Approaches
3 stars: Attentive navigation; daylight access with dangers that need attention.
Shelter
4 stars: Good; assured night's sleep except from specific quarters.



Last modified
February 9th 2020

Summary* Restrictions apply

A good location with attentive navigation required for access.

Facilities
None listed


Nature
Remote or quiet secluded locationAnchoring location

Considerations
Restriction: may be subject to a sand bar



Position and approaches
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Haven position

53° 33.539' N, 010° 0.753' W

What is the initial fix?

The following will set up a final approach:
53° 35.448' N, 010° 4.976' W




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Click the 'Next' and 'Previous' buttons to progress through neighbouring havens in a coastal 'clockwise' or 'anti-clockwise' sequence. Below are the ten nearest havens to Fahy Bay for your convenience.
Ten nearest havens by straight line charted distance and bearing:
  1. Ballynakill Harbour - 0.8 miles NE
  2. Cleggan Bay - 2.1 miles W
  3. Clifden - 2.8 miles S
  4. Clifden Boat Club - 2.9 miles SSW
  5. Little Killary Bay (Salrock) - 4.1 miles ENE
  6. Mannin Bay - 4.6 miles SSW
  7. Bofin Harbour - 4.8 miles WNW
  8. Inishturk - 5.7 miles NNW
  9. Bunowen Bay - 6.1 miles SSW
  10. Roundstone - 6.4 miles SSE
These havens are ordered by straight line charted distance and bearing, and can be reordered by compass direction or coastal sequence:
  1. Ballynakill Harbour - 0.8 miles NE
  2. Cleggan Bay - 2.1 miles W
  3. Clifden - 2.8 miles S
  4. Clifden Boat Club - 2.9 miles SSW
  5. Little Killary Bay (Salrock) - 4.1 miles ENE
  6. Mannin Bay - 4.6 miles SSW
  7. Bofin Harbour - 4.8 miles WNW
  8. Inishturk - 5.7 miles NNW
  9. Bunowen Bay - 6.1 miles SSW
  10. Roundstone - 6.4 miles SSE
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What's the story here?
Very secluded. Good point for exploring the intricate bays in this area.


How to get in?



Why visit here?
Tranquility


With thanks to:
PETER CRAVEN


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Image: eOceanic thanks PETER CRAVEN

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