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Cruising Grounds

One planet’s trash, one captain’s education

This summer, Capt. Phil Taylor took a bunch of environmental scientists to the Arctic and came back with an education. Not only was the trip itself interesting …

Cruising in Mexico may surprise yachts

For yacht captains and crews thinking of cruising Mexico there are just two things to know, said Dick Markie, a long-time area cruiser and harbor master at …

Freighter completes Northwest Passage

A massive freighter completed a voyage through the hazardous Arctic Northwest Passage for the first time in late September, according to a story by the Reuters …

Northwest Passage road less traveled

By Capt. Liam Devlin As the ice scraped and bumped along the hull, the ice floes we were amongst were a hell of a lot bigger than they had looked from afar. I …

Baker’s Haulover Inlet in Florida offers a thorny passage

By Dorie Cox January 21, 2009 Of more than 60 inlets in Florida, Bakers Haulover Inlet is one that requires clear local knowledge or just plain avoidance, say …

Editor’s Picks

Secure at Sea: Yachts tempt thieves, especially in South Florida

Secure at Sea: Yachts tempt thieves, especially in South Florida

Secure@Sea: by Corey Ranslem “I can’t believe that happened!” That’s usually the response you get when you hear about the …

Multi-yacht owner Paul Allen dies

Multi-yacht owner Paul Allen dies

Co-founder of Microsoft and large yacht owner Paul Allen died yesterday from complications of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. He was well-known …

New plans emerge for old Summerfield yard

New plans emerge for old Summerfield yard

By Dorie Cox The Hix Snedeker Companies of Daphne, Alabama, is scheduled to meet with Fort Lauderdale city officials in November to …

Yacht industry gathers for Triton Expo

Yacht industry gathers for Triton Expo

More than 800 captains, crew and industry professionals attended the Triton Expo in October at ISSGMT in Fort Lauderdale. Fifty businesses …

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