Most boaters are reluctant to rehearse emergency drills; they feel a little silly, or they don’t want to ruin the excitement of the day with a dose of reality. But if you are not prepared and willing to practice safety drills, you could endanger the welfare of guests and crew.
Use this tool to create customized messages of your own. Whether you want to send a secret signal to a friend, craft a salty wall decoration for your home, or add a salty touch to your boat, this (oddly addicting) program is your Rossetta Stone to the lost language of signal flags.
Will boating follow the shipping industry down the road of autonomous driving? For better or worse, it just might.
The Mount Everest of boating; a Cape Horn voyage. The edge of the world is not for the faint of heart—as Paul Hawran, owner of an Outer Reef 880 Cockpit and his crew, would come to learn on their journey.
A whirlwind trip to an up-and-coming resort on Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula offers a glimpse at what may just become the next great cruising destination.
Some people have extravagant dreams of a life filled with adventure. Richard Bost had those, too. And then he bought a Kadey-Krogen 42 and crossed an ocean. Twice.
An epic journey aboard an Outer Reef 880 Cockpit to the ends of the Earth.
A leaky engine, a water-moccasin-filled creek, and a seemingly abandoned ferry boat: Experiencing Northern Florida aboard a Cape Dory.