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    Moving Kayaks Back and Forth Across Border

    We’re thinking of getting a pair of fishing kayaks for use in Cholla Bay and in the SoCal lakes near our summer home. Ideally I’d like to trailer them back and forth a couple times a year, and they would probably spend equal time on either side. What problems am I going to have with this...
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    Fishing tackle for kayak fishing Cholla Bay

    I’m very likely to purchase a Hobie fishing kayak. I was test driving several in Dana Point harbor earlier this week. I grew up fresh water fishing and occasionally did deep sea fishing later, but it’s been decades since I’ve owned any fishing gear. I’d appreciate recommendations for a...
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    US Medicare Part D verses Buying Meds in Puerto Peñasco

    I’m shifting from an employer based health plan to a Medicare supplement program that will allow me to keep my current healthcare providers in Southern California with network access to services in Arizona. The unknown I’m dealing with is Medicare part D prescription drug plans. The essential...
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    Appliance Delivery to Rocky Point

    This topic probably comes up every few years, but I didn’t see a clear answer to my question in one 2016 thread. Does anyone know of Home Depot would deliver a complete set of appliances to a new house in Rocky Point? I’m sure I can buy them in Nogales for example, but can I buy them and have...
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    Stupid driving on dirt road to Cholla Bay

    Around noon this past Saturday we were driving into Cholla Bay. As we went around the big sweeping curve a Honda driven at excessive speed drifted around the curve in the opposite direction, its rear end well off the line of travel. I gave him the finger. 10 minutes later on the same curve...
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    Mexico Health Insurance for US ex-pats

    We will be living in Puerto Peñasco about 6 months of the year. We will have have at least minimal and probably very good US health coverage. But we are interested in exploring the system in Mexico. Does anyone on the forum have insurance in the Mexican system? Can anyone recommend an...
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    Electricity Costs

    I’m negotiating with solar companies for a house I am building. I have a lot of experience with solar in the US. We anticipate using a fair amount of electricity with spa heater and A/C. I’m having trouble finding the current rates for tiered electric costs in Rocky Point. There is an older...
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    Solar Electric and Propane for new construction

    Hello: I’m building a house near Cholla Bay. I have a lot of experience with solar panels at a desert house in the SW US, as well as using propane for heating and hot water in rural US houses. Can anyone suggest reputable firms for putting in solar — I’m thinking about 10 to 12 kW? Also any...
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