Archive | Boats


You can’t miss this incredible $25 million megayacht at the Seattle Boat Show — but you’ll need an appointment to see it

There is history is in the making at the Seattle Boat Afloat on Lake Union, and it is probably easy to spot what it is — the 164-foot yacht Evviva. Built by Washington State’s own Westport Shipyards, Evviva — which means Hurrah! Live Long! in Italian — is a luxurious tri-deck motor yacht that has six staterooms, […]

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Edna Brady with Mount Baker in the background. Photos courtesy of Russ Kendall

My Boat | Edna Brady

Russ Kendall’s first date with his future wife was on a sailboat in Massachusetts, where he grew up. Years later, when the couple were looking for their first boat, they settled on a Cape Dory built not far from where Kendall grew up on Cape Cod. They named their 1982 30-foot cutter Edna Brady after […]

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Yahtzee under sail in the Puget Sound

My Boat | Yahtzee

After sailing extensively on boats in Florida and the Caribbean, Andy and Jill Cross decided they wanted to become full-time liveaboards and start a family. They moved to Seattle in 2012 and found their 1984 Grand Soleil 39, Yahtzee, six months later. They’ve been happily cruising Puget Sound for the past couple of years with their 20-month-old, […]

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Go Big Or Go Home

I’ve never once wished for a larger boat while out sailing and voyaging but living aboard at the dock in winter is an entirely different thing. I should be writing, or working on the boat or… but I’m not, I’m surfing the web for my dream 50’er. The Crealock 31 is the largest boat in […]

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Seattle to Anacortes in five minutes

What’s better than a friend asking if you can help deliver a Jeanneau 42 from Seattle to Anacortes on a windy fall day? Taking along your video camera and putting together a fun, fast five minute recap of the adventure. If can’t get out on the water today, you can at least enjoy watching this […]

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