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New NW Explorations Charter Yacht: <em>Inception</em>

New NW Explorations Charter Yacht: Inception

27-Apr-2017

Northwest Explorations has announced a new charter yacht to its fleet: The Inception, a 58-foot Kadey-Krogan. The Inception has two staterooms; the master contains a queen bed, while the guest cabin has two single berths. The pilothouse settee also converts into a roomy berth that can fit two, allow...
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Lake Michigan Lighthouse Map Updated

Lake Michigan Lighthouse Map Updated

25-Apr-2017

Boaters looking for summer cruising inspiration should look no further than the new 2017 Lake Michigan Lighthouse Map & Circle Tour, a map featuring the lighthouses along Lake Michigan’s shoreline released by the West Michigan Tourist Association. The free map focuses on the 1,100-mile...
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Anchors Aweigh Podcast Talks Boat Life

Anchors Aweigh Podcast Talks Boat Life

25-Apr-2017

There’s a new podcast out there for boating enthusiasts — whether you’re just starting out or been on the water for years. Anchors Aweigh consists of in-depth conversations with boating experts and industry leaders on a variety of topics, including experiences on the water, new...
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Barton & Gray Mariners Club Expands to Great Lakes

Barton & Gray Mariners Club Expands to Great Lakes

19-Apr-2017

Barton & Gray Mariners Club — a private membership day yachting club — is expanding from its base on the East Coast with two new locations in the Great Lakes. This season, Barton & Gray members will have access to new locations in Chicago’s Burnham Harbor Marina and Pet...
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The Moorings Named as Official Charter Yacht Supplier of America’s Cup

The Moorings Named as Official Charter Yacht Supplier of America’s Cup

19-Apr-2017

The Moorings will offer sailing enthusiasts the ultimate viewing experience as the official charter yacht supplier of the 35th America’s Cup. The elite sailing competition will be hosted in Bermuda from May 26 through June 27, 2017. The Moorings is offering private charters of crewed Mo...
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Events
ACBS 42nd Annual Boat Show Announced

ACBS 42nd Annual Boat Show Announced

17-Apr-2017

Mark your calendars for the Antique and Classic Boat Society’s (ACBS) 42nd Annual Meeting and International Boat Show from September 6-9, 2017. Hosted by the ACBS Glacier Lakes Chapter, the 2017 ACBS Show will take place at Reef Point Marina and the Racine Civic Centre in Racine, Wisconsin. Th...
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Distress Light Wins Award

Distress Light Wins Award

15-Apr-2017

The Canadian Safe Boating Council has awarded the “SOS Distress Light” —manufactured by Weems & Plath and invented by Sirius Signal — with the Safeguarding the Environment Award for reducing waste created by expired pyrotechnic signal flares. ...
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Heritage Harbor Builds Additional Condos

Heritage Harbor Builds Additional Condos

14-Apr-2017

Due to popular demand, the Heritage Harbor Ottawa Resort in Illinois has begun construction on new Heritage Series condos. The original condos — popular turnkey vacation options — quickly sold-out. The resort is now constructing a new building that contains four more residences: Two grou...
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BoatU.S. Warns of Misleading Renewal Notices

BoatU.S. Warns of Misleading Renewal Notices

12-Apr-2017

The Consumer Protection Department of BoatU.S. is warning boaters to look carefully at any letters they receive in the mail offering renewal of their U.S. Coast Guard Certificate of Documentation. Although the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) does send renewal notices by mail, a number of members have said t...
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New Cedar Point Water Park Opens in May

New Cedar Point Water Park Opens in May

12-Apr-2017

Cedar Point is pulling out all the stops with its new family-friendly water park, set to open this summer. Cedar Point Shores Water Park will draw from the park’s past and revolve around a Great Lakes theme. The park, which has views of Lake Erie, will debut a number of adrenaline-pumpi...
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