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Jan-20-2017 @ 2:34 AM                           Permalink
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Eat the food and drink the beer and pick up helming skills as you go along.
Just do everything slowly so as not to risk damage to others boats and ignore any potential idiotic sneering if you have to attempt mooring more than once (plenty of people consider themselves expert boaters, very few actually are).
Enjoy your trip whatever you decide.

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I've hired a good number of times, and only once had thrusters.

I certainly wouldn't pick a boat just for the thrusters, they are useful, but not essential as others have said.

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