Jibboom Bay West Palawan Cruising Guide To The Philippines

Entrance thru Sanbauen Peak and Northwest Head - (just south of Piedras Point). Best anchorage - Oyster Inlet (good in typhoons) - is a Navy base - RESTRICTED AREA - so permission must be obtained from Resident Naval Officer to anchor there. Good fresh water available in bay and good snorkelling on reef. Baheli Fishing village to south of bay, 1 mile in dinghy or banco - launching point for 'Underground river and Batak Tribes. Some supplies such as fu< and food available at a price'. Gravel...

Tagalo Point To Polo Point

10.148 Tagolo Point (8 44' N, 123 23' E), the N extremity of the W part of Mindanao, has been 65 described in 7.27. Silino Island (8 51' N, 123 25'E), 7i miles N of Tagolo Point, is low, flat and wooded, with sandy coasts bordered by a narrow, steep-to reef, which extends i mile from its W side. 70 In 1976, a depth of 12-8 m (42 ft) was reported to lie miles NNW of Silino Island. Silla Point (8 42' N, 123 30' E), is situated 74 miles ESE of Tagolo Point the coast between is composed of low,...

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And on the E side there is grass and a number of dead trees. A drying reef lies 4 mile SE of Sampetan Point, the S extremity. Lakandula village stands 1 mile NW of the point. 12.157 _JIinaHiae. Rock (9 41' N, 1250 46' E), with a depth of 6-4 m (21 ft) over it, and steep-to, lies in the fairway of Hinatuan Passage, 6 miles NNE of Claver Point (12.154). Nagubat Island, 52 m (172 ft) high, lies in the middle of a narrow reef, 3f miles ESE of Sampetan Point. Dijut Rock, 12 m (38 ft) high, and...

Cruising Guide To The Philippines

Co no t e s I s1. - about 1*2 miles- good oncho one and found meat 1 available in village - plus some canned goods + gc and fresh water. Mahipikid Is.( ) -7m. anchor in sand opposite small village 300 yds offshore S of Kalbain Pt. - Village in Calvaray - fish and water available -lighthouse N of Maripipi Isl. on Cabiliso Is. not working. Deocjon Is> - Noro Boy - Masbate - (near Dimasalang) - 38 miles from Maripipi anthor 5 m. sandy bottom' off NW coast of the island about 300...

Iloilo

Reefs and foul ground extend N. W. and SW from the island to the SE coast of Tablas Island. The S and E sides of Cabahan island are formed by red. rocky cliffs, and its N ana W sides are bordered by mangroves. A rockv islet. 2.8m (42ft.) high, lies about i mile E of Cabahan Island. A reef connects the island and the islet. An islet. 18.3m (60ft.) high, lies ciose off the NW extremity of Cabahan Island. Pez Rock, a red pinnacle. 21m (70ft.) high, lies about <...

Malampaya Sound And Inner Sound W Palawan

Rplliqimr ni line, to tuc _ duii iddimtc A good anchorage which is free from winds from the mountains and'.couldr ossibly be used as a Typhoon Anchorage by yachts. Much mud and mangroves probably lots of mosquitoes. (Facilities and supplies unknown). PORT CATAABA & DIBULUAN ISLAND W. PALAWAN

Hinatuan Passage East

Cauit Point to General Island 12.143 Cauit Point (9 18' N, 126 12' E) is the NE extremity of a wooded promontory formed by a spur of the E mountain chain of Mindanao. It is 55 miles SE of Bilaa Point (12.166), the N extremity of the island. There are some rocks, 9 m high, on the N side of the promontory, lying close offshore, from mile to 1 miles W of Cauit Point. The E side of the point is fringed by a reef, which extends 6 cables offshore. For E of Mindanao S of Cauit...

Port Cebu Southern Entrance

10.68 The S approach to Port Cebu is between the reef extending from the SW side of Mactan Island, and the coast of Cebu and Cauit Island, SW of Cebu City. The port is easy of access by this channel. Lauis Lefge (10 14' N, 1230 54' E) lies on the SW p& rt of theA drying reef extending SW from Mactan Island. Lauis Ledge Light is exhibited from a prominent metal framework tower, 8 m in height, with a concrete dwelling, standing 2 cables SW of Lauis Ledge. A coral islet lies 1 mile NW of the...

Coron Harbour

W-sU t . 3i 5 1 .Dtpuh sx* > MWa-. rrfc A * ----.1 , - r-- . 1 0 This port has a choice of many localities for anchoring, but probably the best for yachts is in Dipulao Cove with a mud bottom and depths of 3.7 to 7.3 m. 1 Entrance to the Port can be via Coron Harbour from the East or Mayarnpayan Island to the South. (services & facilities unknown).

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Or* Baton - New Washington - for Kalibo - muddy and difficult, but possible. Port Capiz - about 5 Kms from Roxds City which has most items available - anchor ge not pretty and muddy, but well protected - bed for mosquitos Malapascuo I lond - not easy and not recommended. Bogo Bay not good Polompory Lcjwe - most goods avoilable and good anchorage, water and ice available- f riendly people, etc. Pacijan Isi. of Comotes Is. at Consuelo - open but beautiful. Ormoc Bay, '-.yte - fair anchorage with...

Danajon Bank

10.94 Danajon Bank is ah extensive bank lying off the N side of Bohol. Its N edge consists of a chain of steep-to coral reefs, from mile to 2 miles wide, extending from Pandanon Islet (10 11'N, 124 05' E), situated 12 miles W of Tabon Point, E and aproxi-mately parallel with the N coast of Bohol to a position 7 miles NNE of Tugas Point (10.92). The only other islets on these reefs are the two Caubyan Islets (10 1T N, 124 10' E), lying 7* miles NE of Pandanon Islet, Danajon Islet (10 16' N, 124...

Hinatuan Passage

12.142 Hinatuan Passage connects the Pacific Ocean with the S end of Surigao Strait. It lies between the NE end of Mindanao and the islands off-lying it. Hinatuan Passage isnotrecommendedforlargevesselsor low-powered vessels and sailing vessels without a pilot, on account of the strong tidal streams, heavy tide-rips and whirlpools, especially in the vicinity of Rasa Island (9 48' N, 125 30' E) (12.162). In case of necessity vessels can anchor off Surigao to wait for slack water. The passage is...

Sogod Bay Panaon Island

Depth of 6-4 m (21 ft) alongside and the N pier 3-3 m (11 ft). There is anchorage close N of the pontoon pier, in & a depth of 27 m (IS fm), hard sand. Inter-island vessels call regularly from Cebu City. i 10.142 There are large coconut plantations SW and NNW of Malitbog. The coastal plain here is 4 mile wide and 2 miles long. Mount Sauejon, 288 m (945 ft) high, 2 miles WNW of Malitbog, is situated on a ridge of mountains W of the plain. There is anchorage, in a depth of 31 m (17 fm), sand...

Surigao Strait

On the S side of Vigia Point, Dulag and Abuyog, 6J and 19 miles S, respectively, of Vigia Point. Hemp and copra are the principal exports. There is anchorage, sheltered only during the SW monsoon (May to September), anywhere between Vigia Point and Taytay Point, 22 miles SSE. 12.87 Liberanan Head (11 00' N, 125 02' E), 122 m high, 4 miles S of Vigia, and Catmon Hill, 427 m (1,400 ft) high, 2* miles NW of the head, are prominent. Dulag town has a number of prominent buildings, with metal roofs a...

Tanon Strait Port Cebu

Least depth of 7-9 m (26 ft) alongside, extends mile N from the S shore of the bay, 6 rabies SW of Canamay Point. A light is exhibited from the E end of the T-head. Four mooring buoys are laid within J cable of the T-head, two to seaward and two inshore of it. There are three aluminium-painted tanks on the pier 1 cable from its head. Fresh water is laid on to the pier. There are facilities for the mechanical loading of sugar. Limited medical facilities can be given at the sugar company's...

Adam Reef-canigao

10.104 Cuatro Islands are a group of four islands lying W and NW of Amogotada Point, with deep channels between the islands, and between the islands and the coast of Leyte. Himuquitan Island 10 29' N, 124 40' E , the 60 most S and largest, is 100 m 328 ft high and prominent, and lies 2 miles W of Amogotada Point. Apit Island, miles N of Himuquitan Island, is 46 m 150 ft high. Mahaba Island, 2 miles NW of Apit Island, is 42 m 137 ft high the fringing reef extends J mile on its S side. Daquio...