Way farther than that to be on the basin. You can run out of fuel on the outboard before even beginning to touch the other side...it's massive. Ah, no...what I meant by that is it's happened down here many times over the years. We're talking over 1,000,000 sq miles...it makes the Everglades look like a mudhole in your driveway. Well, in my defense they were. But you're right...no name calling, I'll edit my post.