This summer, the Center for Wooden Boat’s South Lake Union Livery will be running promotions that highlight a different sailboat every month. These specials are a great way to explore some of the rigs that you may be unfamiliar with — come to a FREE boat introduction and rigging demo at the beginning of each month, […]
If you are as fascinated with Viking-era ships as we, you’ll want to hustle down to the Center for Wooden Boats on Friday to meet two of the world’s masters in the art of these traditional and storied vessels. Jay Smith, professional lapstrake boat builder, and Jay Haavik, Viking age master carver, will discuss how […]
Then you should watch this quick video about next weekend’s event at Port Ludlow Marina. More on the event here.
If you have ever stepped foot inside Captain’s Nautical Supply, you’ll know what an absolute treasure this more than a century-old institution is for Northwest boaters. Inside the modest building that sits along busy 15th Avenue West in Seattle’s Interbay neighborhood is one of the world’s great collections of navigation know-how. And we aren’t talking […]
Salish Sea Pilot has just released its 2015 Gulf Islands, San Juan Islands and Desolation Sound cruising guides. The guides are completely rebuilt and will soon be followed by guides to Puget Sound and the Sunshine Coast. Nothing feels more altruistic than offering cruising guides as free downloads. And it made the folks at Salish […]
“FSBO” stands for For Sale by Owner. And if you have a boat you are trying to sell yourself, the Port Ludlow Marina wants to hear from you. Whether it is a cabin cruiser you keep on the water, a day sailor on a trailer in your backyard, or even a well-loved dinghy that needs […]
Another year for the Coho HoHo Rally is upon us and it looks to be the best yet. The official beginning of activities for the 2015 rally from Seattle to San Diego kicked off with a well-attended party on Saturday afternoon that was hosted by Jibe Espresso, Dockside Solutions, Sterling Marine and Seattle Yachts in front […]