Sunday, May 13, 2012
Sailing Numfoor Papua Indonesia
An undeveloped island with a number of potential anchorages. We anchored in 30’ coral and sand just outside of a small shallow inlet on Numfoor’s west side. Anchorage was open to the west. This is a lovely spot with a dramatic undercut limestone coast and a couple small islets standing out in a sand-and-rubble bottomed, very shallow bay. Manam island, just to the west, reportedly has good snorkeling and some WWII wrecks. Several friendly villagers paddled out to exhaust our limited bahasa vocabulary.
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