Lakeland Boating Magazine

October 2013

October 2013 Issue

Slice of Paradise

Our multicolored beach towels and assorted sand toys were the only objects marring the unbroken, sweeping crescent of golden sand, shimmering in the warm midsummer sun. Incredibly, no one else from the nearby campground decided to join us, and the day-trippers from the island's yacht club marina hadn't yet arrived. Rimmed by lush, emerald forest and dune grasses, the beach sloped gently to meet the purling, gin-clear sea. Delight shrieks echoed from the water that boasted almost swimming-pool-like temperatures, as my husband tossed our daughter into the air and caught her again with a magnificent splash... READ MORE

Also In This Issue...

  • One Size Does Not Fit All: When to add, cut back or change your boat insurance policy
  • Building a Dream: Seated in the heart of Michigan's U.P., the Great Lakes Boat Building School continues the tradition of wooden boatbuilding in the Les Cheneaux Islands
  • Boat Test: Riviera 445 SUV
  • Boat Test: 33 Eco-Trawler
  • Boat Spotlights: Premier & Sunseeker
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