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Nassau Point

Nassau Point

April 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

When you simply want to drop anchor and hang out on the boat, Nassau Point is a great lazy day spot. Just south of Cutchogue, this area is generally calm; enter this anchorage from Little Peconic Bay. The area has been settled since the mid-1600s, and Nassau Point today is home to both year-round and […]

West Harbor

West Harbor

March 3, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

One of the most protected bodies of water by Oyster Bay, West Harbor is in the northwest part of Oyster Bay Harbor, to the west side of Centre Island. This is a wide open area where you can drop anchor, hang out, ooh and ahh at the large homes and mega yachts you see, and take a […]

West Harbor

West Harbor

February 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

The northwest part of Oyster Bay Harbor, known as West Harbor, is one of the most protected sections of Oyster Bay. Located to the west side of Centre Island, this area is wide open, providing a nice place to drop anchor. Jump in the water to cool off, watch vessels of all sizes pass by, and gaze […]

A First Mate’s Primer

A First Mate’s Primer

October 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

My wife, Lil, and I have been boating for almost 30 years. We’ve owned seven boats; our current boat is Couple Secons, a 28-foot center console with twin outboards, which we’ve enjoyed since 2012.  Lil has achieved the United States Power Squadrons® education rank of Seaman. All of our previous vessels were single-engine boats, and […]

Huntington Lighthouse Music Festival

Huntington Lighthouse Music Festival

August 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

. Every day spent on a boat is special. However, if you are looking for a unique way to spend the Saturday before Labor Day on the boat, the 7th Annual Huntington Lighthouse Music Fest will deliver in every way. The Huntington Lighthouse, which turned 100 last year, is listed on the National Register of […]

Don’t Do What I Did!

Don’t Do What I Did!

November 1, 2009 by · Leave a Comment 

Don’t Do What I Did! – Traveling Different Bodies of Water