N 52° 06' 14" - E 04° 15' 17"
Published on 3 November 2004 - Updated on 1 October 2010
by Yvon Nedonchelle , by Nominoe
|Distances||Ijmuiden 25M Hoek van Holland 12M|
|Approach||Harbour master||Contact : T : 070-352.00.17
Allways call the harbour authorities on VHF 21 to get the authorisation to enter. Then VHF 31 or +31-(0)184.108.40.206.37 to contact the harbour master.
|by Day||Entrance open to the NW, with a great aeolian just near the South breakwater. An East cardinal to pass North of the entrance. After a 600m long fairway, turn left in the foirst harbour then directly right there is a narrowing (15m wide) to access to the 2nd harbour for yacht. The welcome pontoons are in the South part of it.||Harbour VHF||VHF 21 (port), 31 (capitaine du port)|
|by Night||From the open sea, alignment at 156°, 2 W Iso 4s, then alignment 2 G Oc 5s.||Rescue|
|Dangers||A race may form at the entrance, making it a bit uncomfortable.||Forecast svces||Displayed at the Yacht Club entrance|
|Access||The entrance is a bit rough by strong wind (but not that much because the channel is dredged at 7m.|
|Description||Several pontoons reserved for visitors. Double-mooring.|
|Draught||<7m in the fishing harbour, <3m in the yachting harbour
|Services||New technical area by the second basin (the farthest from the sea), with sailer, shipshandler, and a crane (about 10 t).|
|Heavy svces||2 shipchandlers, one behind the Criée (Maritiem), the other between the 2 docks, on the left when going to the sea (Vrolijk). One sail loft (Vrolijk)|
|Victualling||Good supermarket at 500m from the Yacht Club.|
|Various svces||Lots of good restaurants of any style around the harbour (the yacht club restaurant did bankrupt and is closed).
Shipchandler to buy new charts.