A sample of the cruising-under-power way of life, written for boaters by boaters. Whether you plan to spend years, or a couple of weeks a year, aboard, whether you’re interested in bluewater ocean passages, or enjoying a slow cruise on the Great Lakes or the rivers of America’s heartland, we offer stories of true boaters sharing their experiences and insights of the cruising lifestyle.
Meet the Man Who "Really" Started Charter in the BVI
History credits Jack Von Ost with the advent of BVI charter. But there was another man before him. His name is Paul Gouin—and we sat down with him for an unexpected history lesson.
Dabbling in DIY? Sometimes the Best Plan of Action is "To Not To"
Ernie was the ultimate DIY boat owner. Until this one time...
Beautiful Mind: A Man's Quest to Build the Perfect Boat
There are few folks like Sam Devlin—artist, perfectionist, and dreamer caught in the profession of boatbuilding.
How Four Digits Brought Me Back to My Cruising Roots
797.1 is a wonderful place full of fantastic boats and mariners—and enough inspiration to last a lifetime.
Electric Boat Completes All-Solar Generated Cruise to Alaska
A father, a son, and a dream of zero-impact passage making culminates in a record-setting 1,400 mile voyage.