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[*] posted on 7-21-2017 at 09:54 PM
A quiet place south of here


From 1979

https://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/1979/oct/04/quiet-place-...
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[*] posted on 7-22-2017 at 08:24 AM


Quote: Originally posted by GypsyJan  
From 1979

https://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/1979/oct/04/quiet-place-...


Nice article from 1979.

I stopped by Punta Baja a couple months ago, and it remains pretty tiny. The graded road to El Rosario makes it easy for most fishermen to live in town and drive to their boats on fishing days.
An American group went to great efforts to build a school there during a time when families lived at Punta Baja, many years ago.

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[*] posted on 7-22-2017 at 08:40 AM


It still looks so small a town there. Amazing that there was already talk of getting fished out in 1979.

Thanks for sharing this interesting read.




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[*] posted on 7-22-2017 at 08:48 AM


They can have some pretty ferocious weather out there while in town it stays pleasant. Strange.
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[*] posted on 7-22-2017 at 12:07 PM


Nice clean looking peeler off the rock jetty and nobody is out! It must be quite something when a real swell is running.

I have never been out there when heading south looking for warmer waters, so thanks for the views. Thanks to all here.
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