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Into the Great Beyond

Into the Great Beyond

Our 2,344-nautical-mile voyage from Japan to Alaska on a Selene 53 was a cruise into beauty and history.



Leen 72 Trimaran

The French builder’s flagship offers fuel-efficient cruising in a spacious package.


In Build: Sirena 78

Sirena Yachts will premiere their latest semidisplacement, flybridge-equipped vessel, the 78, at the Cannes Yachting Festival which is slated for Sept. 6-11.


In Build: Super Lauwersmeer SLX54

Super Lauwersmeer’s new flagship, the SLX54, designed with “revolutionary innovations” as well as traditional aspects, is intended for long passages.

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Bering B76

On June 14th, at the Bering shipyard in Antalya, Turkey, the fully custom B76 Lemanjá left the shed and touched water for the first time.


In Build: Leopard 40PC

Following in the footsteps of its predecessors—the Leopard 46PC and 53PC—the 40PC aims to incorporate speed and seafaring capabilities without sacrificing comfort and elegance.


2022 Trawlerfest Baltimore ON SALE

Join us for an impressive in-water selection of new and pre-owned cruising powerboats, first-class education and demonstrations, the latest in marine products and services, and opportunities to share cruising adventures with fellow cruisers and industry experts.


Accidental Rescue

A pleasure cruise to the Dry Tortugas becomes a rough-weather mission of mercy.


Fleming 55: A Yacht That's Aging Like Fine Wine

The Fleming 55 has been produced every year since 1986, and it just keeps getting better


The Sound of Silence

When the author grew tired of running a noisy genset while at anchor in his Selene 60, he installed a solar array.


Pocket Pugilist

Back Cove improves on a coastal cruising classic with the newly refined 372.


Built For Us All

Destined for Moorings charter fleets, the three- or four-stateroom Leopard 46 Powercat is a roomy boat for coastal cruising.


Sound & Color

The Beneteau Swift Trawler 48 includes smart refinements as the line’s new flagship.


Grand Voyager

The new flagship Grand Banks 85 improves yet again on what was already an iconic brand.


A Giant Awakens

Northern Marine launches its best-yet 57, ready to cross oceans in comfort and safety.


Shutter the Thought

A lifelong sailor and photographer does an about-face and refits a 1986 Grand Banks 32 for work and play.


Return to Glory

A yacht designer is tasked with helping to restore a treasured Huckins to prior beauty, while upgrading her to cruise into the 21st century.


Nordhavn 41 Sea Trial Review (w/video)

The N41 is the smallest model Nordhavn now offers, but she makes a big impression.


Boat Review: Beneteau Grand Trawler 62

Beneteau's highly anticipated flagship trawler makes her debut with room to move and horsepower to spare.


The Key to Locks

Inland waterway cruising often involves passages through multiple locks. Here’s how to handle them.


Need To Know

With demand outpacing supply, some buyers and sellers are skipping the basics of trawler sales.


Tough Little Duck

The Surf Scoter 26, named for a stout seabird, can be matched to a range of power options, each with its own advantages.


Vital Fluids

Understanding fuel-flow and filtration systems is vital to diagnosing and fixing engine-power loss.


Conduits to the Sea

Inlets are a gateway to adventure, but without preparation and local knowledge, they can be downright scary.

Trawler Transactions

All About the Survey

Survey days are long. They can be overwhelming. They’re still worth every last minute and dollar.


The Joy of Being Unreasonable

It pays to ignore the accountants and uninitiated who say boating makes no sense.


Mini Salmon Burger BLT with Jalapeño Mayo

Ready to up your burger game? Skip the beef and go with fish for the perfect cocktail-hour finger food.


Time-Out for Teak

To keep your brightwork in Bristol condition, use a two-part, liquid-based cleansing system, followed by a sealer.


Sound & Color

The Beneteau Swift Trawler 48 includes smart refinements as the line’s new flagship.


Shore Party

Finding the right tender can make your cruise memorable for all the right reasons.


The Dinghy of the Land

Cruising with bikes is a fun, healthy and convenient way to see and experience more.


The ABCs of Bonaire

South of the hurricane belt, the mostly undeveloped Dutch island offers unique beauty above and below the sea.


Time of Their Lives

A Michigan couple in their 70s spent nearly a decade refitting a boat for post-retirement cruising. Their first major outing was the Great Loop.


Just Right

Numerous boats on the brokerage market can be ideal for a Great Loop adventure.

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A Veteran Skipper's Guide to Catamaran Cruising

A couple cruising the Great Loop on their 34-foot power catamaran has learned, once again, why they prefer the cat to a monohull.


Back in the BVI

The pandemic still poses some travel challenges, but now may be the best time in years to charter in the islands.


Immutable Axioms

There is little we can be certain about when boating. Except for these things.


Monkey Wrenches

No bananas, no schedule

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A Need for Speed

Editor-in-chief Andrew Parkinson reflects on the remarkable modern age of passage making.