Start in Mexico or Panama

The start location in Mexico is Marina Puerto de la Navidad – in Barra de Navidad, Jalisco, MX. Our venue is the world-class Marina Puerto de la Navidad. Here are this season’s schedule for planning purposes.

Thu Dec 5, 2019 Route planning & navigation
Fri Dec 6, 2019  Communications,  Weather, Safety 
Fri Dec 6, 2019  Evening  – the official Panama Posse Kick off Party!
Sat Dec 7, 2019  Satellite Charts / OpenCPN / Good Nautical
Sat Dec 7, 2019 Evening  – the official Panama Posse Pot Luck Red Cup event
Sun Dec 8, 2019  Provisioning & What to see and do – Recap & Q&A
Harbormaster Secundino Alvarez
Harbormaster Secundino Alvarez.  Please reserve your slip now as part of the Panama Posse.


Marina Dock Map
Dock Map

Approach from 19° 11.9788′ N 104° 41.5086′ W
Download the Approach as a Google Earth safe Track KML file ¬

There is also a large lagoon anchorage with room for over 50 vessels.


Most northbound vessels depart after New Year to make their windward passage.  Harbormaster Cesar will be happy to assist with any questions you may have.

Cesar Ramos
Please reserve your slip as part of the Panama Posse.

For north bound vessels our start location in Panama is Marina Vista Mar on the Pacific Side.
Vista Mar Marina Location

Vista Mar Marina