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Hemlock Cove

Hemlock Cove

March 3, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Ask South Shore boaters to name a low-key place to relax on the hook, and quite often they’ll share how much they love Hemlock Cove. Hemlock Cove is located along the State Boat Channel opposite Gilgo State Park. Most of the cove is deep, but check the depth as you get closer to land.  The […]

Three Long Island Anchorages

Three Long Island Anchorages

May 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Whether you boat on the South Shore, North Shore, or East End of Long Island, you come across beautiful and protected anchorages at which to drop anchor and enjoy a wonderful day on your boat. Though you may already have a favorite spot, how about trying one of these three destinations for a change? South […]

Long Island’s Coves & Anchorages

Long Island’s Coves & Anchorages

February 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Click on each highlighted cove listing below to read our review. North Shore Coves & Anchorages (West to East) Little Bay Leeds Pond North Hempstead Town Beach West Harbor The Sand Hole Lloyd Harbor Sand City Nissequogue River Whitehall Beach Pirates Cove South Shore Coves & Anchorages (West to East) Plumb Beach Short Beach Zach’s […]

Garbage Cove

Garbage Cove

February 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

If Hemlock Cove is your destination, but you arrive to find it fully filled with boats, head west. The next cove over, commonly referred to as “Garbage Cove,” is easily accessible from the State Boat Channel. Tucked away on the north side of Gilgo Beach, Garbage Cove is a well protected anchorage with deep water. […]

Hemlock Cove

Hemlock Cove

February 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Hemlock Cove is the “go-to” place if you boat on the south shore between Massapequa and Babylon. Here you will find many raft ups as well as single vessels relaxing on the hook, with lots of adults, kids, and dogs swimming, floating, and playing. This anchorage is located along the State Boat Channel opposite Gilgo […]