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What made Viking ships so special? Guys like these.

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 […]

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Opening Day 2015 is on the horizon!

Known as a boater’s rite of passage from the gloomier days of winter into the busier spring and summer boating season, Opening Day in the Pacific Northwest is just around the corner. The theme chosen for this year’s parade, which takes place on May 2,  is “Myths and Monsters.” So join the fun and decorate […]

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The Puget Sound Boat Show starts today!

Starting today and running through Sunday, March 15, the 29th annual Puget Sound Boat Show at the Tacoma Dome in downtown Tacoma has something for every boater on the Sound. With a full slate of seminars, boats for sale and exhibitors ranging from marinas to boat retailers, you can find a new boat for the family, […]

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