Classic Cruisers Club: Elliot Schoenfeld and Jennifer Johnson
After traveling to South America for a year, and then a five-month lockdown in India during Covid, high school sweethearts Jennifer Johnson and Elliot Schoenfeld managing busy careers returned to the United States, bought a boat, and began an adventure on America’s Great Loop.
Why Using A Professional When Buying Or Selling Is Your Safest Course
Buying and selling a recreational marine vessel can be, in some cases, even more complicated and problematic than a real estate transaction.
The Need For Less Speed: Storm Drogues And Sea Anchors
Storm drogues and sea anchors can vastly improve your comfort level at sea. Often confused as the same piece of equipment, a speed-limiting storm drogue and a sea anchor serve two very different purposes.
Eco Challenge: One Man’s Quest to Build an Eco-Friendly Passagemaker, Part 2
With Ama Natura’s green dream finally afloat, Capt. Wilcox takes a step back to examine what gives his dreamboat her green soul.
For Cruising's Sake: Testing The Artfully-Designed MJM 50z
Efficiency at cruise is in the eye of the beholder. And when that cruiser only gets an occasional three-day weekend away, the MJM 50z can change the game.
Concept Craft: Get A First Look At Beneteau's Hybrid Prototype
There have been some great success stories in the realm of green boat-building, but hyrbids continue to be imperfect and in uncharted territory. Beneteau and Elco may have struck gold.
Highlights From Last Week's BoatUS National Advisory Council Meeting
A panel of 11 national boating leaders who serve as a sounding board for BoatUS gathered last week with senior leadership from the boater organization to discuss key issues.
Get Your Best Cruising Photos Printed In The Pages Of PassageMaker
Calling all photo-boaters! This year’s November/December issue features the debut of a new section in the front of the magazine, VIEWFINDER, and we need your help.
Power-Cruising Lessons From The Volvo Ocean Race
When I say there’s something powerboaters can learn from sailors, let me make one thing abundantly clear: I’m not talking about the day sailor hogging the middle of the channel with a trail of exhaust water spurting from his boat’s stern. I’m talking about the men and women competing in perhaps the sport’s most grueling event, the Volvo Ocean Race.
Arrest Follows Death Of Two In Great Lakes Crash (VIDEO)
A weekend boating accident in the Great Lakes region led investigators to arrest a 32-year-old skipper who now faces alcohol-related charges.
Gizmo's Awning AC And Muvman Sit-Stand Stool (BLOG)
It's wet and gray here on a mooring float in Northeast Harbor, but we're enjoying a distinctly non-electronic improvement to Gizmo's gear list. It's a new bow awning that lets us keep the hatches open despite the rain bursts.