Boating

Boating Around Birds

Cormorants on spreader

Most boaters enjoy the out of doors, nature, and the sight of birds, but when nature and birds get so close to our boats that they leave their signature … [Read more...]

Top 10 Best Places to Live And Boat

Seattle, Washington

This week’s Top 10 list comes from Mike Tyler at Boating Magazine. He brings a fresh look at the top boating communities across the United States. 1. … [Read more...]

A Bridge Over Troubled Waters

I knew I was going to marry the guy I was dating the first time I saw him hitch his Crown Line to the back of his truck, haul it over 100 miles of winding … [Read more...]

The New Little Black Dress – Boating Rain Gear

Yes folks, we learned the hard way this past weekend that rain gear is not just a nicety. It is an essential component of any boater's attire. This is … [Read more...]

Focus on Use When Buying a Boat

Years ago, I was in the market for a used boat. I came across a restored classic 40-foot wooden sloop with beautiful lines and I fell in love. The owner … [Read more...]

Boating Must-Haves. Or Are They?

What do you expect out of your perfect boat? I’ve come to realize that the features I feel are must-haves are quite different than what my boyfriend … [Read more...]

Boat Maintenance Essentials

Think about the freedom and enjoyment you derive from boating, spending care-free time on the water with friends and family for just a moment.  Now take … [Read more...]

You’ve decided to buy a boat!

As a new contributor to this boating blog I’m thrilled at the opportunity to make your dreams of boat ownership easy and fun.  In the coming weeks, … [Read more...]

the Unexpected Overnight Trip

My husband and I took an overnight boating trip to an isolated island in the Chesapeake Bay years ago - before the iPhone and helpful apps - in our World … [Read more...]

Boating Bloopers

Getting in and out of boats is not easy as it looks, nor is putting your boat in the water from your trailer. Take a peek at some of the entertaining boating … [Read more...]