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Choosing the Best Berth

Choosing the Best Berth

April 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Just as boats range in style and variety, boating accommodations vary and what works best for one may be inadequate for another. Choosing a marina, yacht club, mooring field, or boatyard is personal, based on what you need and what you can afford. Let our considerations and questions help you narrow the field and ultimately […]

Where Will My Boat Spend the Summer?

Where Will My Boat Spend the Summer?

March 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

There’s no pair of pants that fits every person, and there’s no one berth that suits all boats (and boaters) best. When it comes to choosing a marina, yacht club, mooring field, or boatyard, you must first determine what’s most important to you. Our list of considerations and questions can help, and then once you […]

Tale of Two Clubs

Tale of Two Clubs

November 20, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

For many boaters, being out on the water is just part of the fun. Many of us also love being around people who share our same nautical interest. One place to be around like-minded boaters is a yacht club, yet yacht clubs are not all alike. They come in different shapes and sizes to meet […]

Choosing the Best Summer Home

Choosing the Best Summer Home

April 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

There’s a yacht club, marina, mooring field, or boatyard that’s right for you. However, figuring that out can be a lot of work. That’s why we’ve compiled the questions you should ask to ensure a fun season:   Location. Do you use your boat after work, or have a favorite spot where you like to […]

All Paws on Deck!

All Paws on Deck!

January 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

. You love your pooch, and you love your boat. Do you have to keep them separated? Not at all! Lots of boaters take their canine companions along; just like the precautions that people take to stay safe, there are tips to make excursions safer for dogs, as well. A canine life jacket is always […]

A Yacht Clubbing We Will Go!

A Yacht Clubbing We Will Go!

March 1, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Some boaters desire nothing more from boating than a day away from everyone and everything. But others join yacht clubs to find pleasurable company and share experiences with fellow boaters. That’s how Anne Marie Bode and Terry Jenik became members of the Long Island Yacht Club (LIYC).

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.