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Floating Water Park Coming to Lake Michigan

Floating Water Park Coming to Lake Michigan

09-May-2017

Having fun “out on the water” might take on a whole new meaning this summer. Wibit, a company based in Germany, is currently in talks to bring a floating water park to Lake Michigan. According to the Northwest Indiana Times, the floating water park would be located at Whiting’s...
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Walstrom Marine Adds Location

Walstrom Marine Adds Location

08-May-2017

Walstrom Marine is extending its reach in northern Michigan with a new location in Traverse City. The boat sales and service center will represent Sea Rays from 19 to 65 feet in addition to its current array of Tiara Yachts, MJM Yachts, Chris-Craft and Pursuit Boats. The Traverse City store will...
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JBYS Earns Top Dealer for Absolute Yachts

JBYS Earns Top Dealer for Absolute Yachts

08-May-2017

Jefferson Beach Yacht Sales (JBYS) was awarded Top Dealer in North America for Absolute Yachts at the recent Yachts Miami Beach Boat Show. As presented by the Absolute ownership, JBYS won “for the passion, energy and enthusiasm deployed while introducing the Absolute brand into their region, w...
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Annual Great Lakes Restoration Conference Returns to Buffalo

Annual Great Lakes Restoration Conference Returns to Buffalo

02-May-2017

The 13th annual Great Lakes Restoration Conference, hosted by the Healing Our Waters - Great Lakes Coalition, will be returning to Buffalo, New York in 2017. Buffalo last hosted the annual conference in 2010. The Restoration Conference consists of presentations and field trips related to region...
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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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