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Spurs

Spurs

February 11, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Ever come out on the losing end when your inboard engine becomes entangled in a fishing, mooring, or lobster trap line? It’s a serious predicament beyond the pure annoyance of halting your day of fun — you must immediately deploy your anchor and hope that it grabs quickly so that the boat and all passengers […]

Getting to the Bottom (and Top) of Moorings

Getting to the Bottom (and Top) of Moorings

June 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

.   What’s a mooring? In a maritime sense, it’s any permanent structure to which a vessel may be fixed;a vessel is secured to a mooring to keep it in one place. The vessel doesn’t anchor itself to the bottom — the mooring itself is set into a position. When local boaters describe the most […]

Which Marina Is Best For You?

Which Marina Is Best For You?

April 7, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

First-time boaters, trailer boaters looking to settle down, and those boaters ready for a change of scenery have lots to consider before choosing their new summer berths. There’s no “one-size-fits-all-boaters” marina; the family with kids and dogs, the couple seeking extended social activities, and the boaters with bad knees all need different accommodations.

Which Marina is Best For You?

April 1, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

There’s no “one-size-fits-allboaters” marina; the family with kids and dogs, the couple seeking extended social activities, and the boaters with bad knees all need different accommodations.