Shaken & Stirred: Adventures in the New Arctic

Shaken & Stirred: Adventures in the New Arctic

Waves are thrashing the sea ice in the western Arctic, clearing a path for more boats to enter.

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Nordhavn 51 Unveiled

The all-new N51 follows the recently launched N41 design, but with more room, an additional head and a flybridge.

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DIY and the IKEA Effect

There’s no greater satisfaction in a boat owner’s life than the act of pouring blood and sweat into a project worth doing.

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Miami Boat Shows Will Merge To Create "Supershow"

New joint production will be branded the Miami International Boat Show and is set to debut in February 2022.

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Raymarine Helps Students Hunt Shipwrecks

Canadian educator and students use Raymarine technology to locate and document undiscovered shipwrecks in the St. Lawrence Seaway.

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Helmsman Launches 43E Pilothouse Hull No. 1

New model is a progression from the 38E, a TrawlerFest Best in Show award winner that debuted in 2016.

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Iconic Bahamas Marina Under Redevelopment

The former Hurricane Hole Marina is being overhauled to include luxury residences, retail shops, dining and other amenities.

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FLIR Systems Introduces Raymarine YachtSense

YachtSense offers scalable, customizable and failsafe marine automation through intuitive control of onboard systems.

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ABYC Training Goes Virtual

Digital session aimed to help surveyors and technicians earn continuing education credits required to maintain membership.

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"Stress-Free Mooring" by Duncan Wells

Do you suffer from anxiety in docking situations? Here's a book that can help.

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Chris Caswell Examines the Leopard 53 Powercat

Whether the goal is family fun, longer-distance cruising or charter service, the Leopard 53 Powercat is worth a look.

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Step Inside the Marlow Explorer 58E Hull No. 16

The newest 58E sports a new beach club feature and modern interior design, and has top and cruising speeds almost 3 knots faster than her predecessors, using similar-output engines.

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Sea Trial Report: Aspen Power Catamarans C108

The Aspen Power Catamarans C108 adds subtle improvements to its predecessors in a multifunctional boat that refuses to compromise.

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Peter Frederiksen Sea Trials the Kadey-Krogen Summit 54

The all-new Summit 54 by Kadey-Krogen brings fresh features to fast cruising.

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The Allure of a Motoryacht. The Advantages of a Catamaran.

Spend more time on the water. Visit the world's most spectacular cruising grounds.

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EXCLUSIVE Interview: Fleming 85 Unveiled

Fleming's Duncan Cowie and Adi Shard discuss the all-new flagship Fleming 85 with Passagemaker editor-in-chief Andrew Parkinson.

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Northern Marine 57 (Hull No. 6)

Checking in on Northern Marine's 5706, on pace to arrive in early 2021.

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The Passagemaker New Boats Preview 2020-21

Twelve bold new boats for a brave new world

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6 Pocket Cruisers Ready to Hit the Road

Here are six capable cruisers you can strap down and take with you virtually anywhere.

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Reduce Yard Surprises with a Pre-Haul-Out Sea Trial

Conducting your own personal test run can diagnose all kinds of problems before the big day.

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Torqeedo Powers First Electric Foiling Boat

The Candela Seven electric hydrofoil combines minimum energy consumption with maximum performance.

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How To Tame A Cat: Pro Tips & Techniques

Moving from a monohull to a powercat requires some practice. A bareboat charter is a great way to get it.

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Marine Sprays & Lubricants: Picks From The Pros

Our experts have spoken. Here are the top "canned goods" you should be stocking on board.

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The Night Watch: Pro Tips for Running After Dark

Maintaining a proper lookout is a large responsibility even on a clear, sunny day, but the night watch presents additional challenges.

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The Case of the Mysterious Self-Starting Diesel

Is it possible for a diesel engine to start up all on its own?

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Off the Scale: At Home with Master Modeler Malcolm Darch

A model maker applies zenlike focus to creating masterpieces in miniature.

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Apple Puffed Pancake

First curated in our galley, here's one of the most delicious things you'll ever eat for breakfast.

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Mr. Seagull, It's Time to Go

This simple method has kept my boat free from seagull attacks for nearly five years.

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In Praise of Captains

Damn, I like having a captain.

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Landlocked Midwesterners Tackle The Liveaboard Lifestyle

Selling everything to go cruising for a few years is the best decision we ever made.

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The Sound of Silence

We didn’t know it, but our boats are chanting mantras to us every time we use them.

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Northwest Passage: The Land of Ice and Dreams

A couple spends seven years exploring the Northwest Passage and beyond.

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Maine's Historic, Haunted Isles of Shoals

When an eerie fog rolls over Gosport Harbor, you can't help but feel "The Weight of Water."

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The Florida Keys: A World Unto Itself

You can spend months exploring these approximately 800 islets. Some boaters are so enchanted, they never leave.

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San Juan Islands: Gems of the Pacific Northwest

Leave your cares—and straw hats—behind when you explore these majestic islands.

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Maine's Penobscot Bay: Classic Cruising in the Northeast

Penobscot Bay embodies all that is the Maine coast: charming working waterfronts, extraordinary gunkholing and, of course, lobsters on the boil.

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British Virgin Islands: A Reachable Dream

A magical playground for children of all ages, the BVI have topped cruising itineraries for eons—and with good reason.

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DIY and the IKEA Effect

There’s no greater satisfaction in a boat owner’s life than the act of pouring blood and sweat into a project worth doing.

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The Bright Side

For all of our sacrifices this year for the greater good, from the maelstrom came a few important lessons for us mariners.

TrawlerFest returns to the Pacific Northwest

The Show Goes On

The fall boat show season is always a sleigh ride, but this year is a whole new game.

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Change in Latitude, Change in Attitude

I’m looking forward to my next cheeseburger in paradise, and I hope you are too.

Featured Listings

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Market Share: Teddi Bear

An onboard heli merely scratches the surface of this 55-footer’s liveaboard luxuries.

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Supersize Passagemaker: The 105' Poole Chaffee - Rouge (Video and Gallery)

MY Rogue was transformed in a 1999-2000 and again in 2009 with refits that included all new Systems and a redesigned bow, flybridge and swim platform. The outdoor spaces are simply amazing with at least half-dozen different areas to relax in. In a 2018 Interior refit - All new carpeting, furniture, bedding and decor were replaced to create a stunning interior.

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For Sale: 28-Foot Forest Service Cruiser

Turn this diamond in the rough into the perfect NW pocket-cruiser.