BoatUS Cruising Logs

You may get addicted to the Southern charms and quick wit of liveaboard cruiser Tom Neale, or follow our associate editor Chris Landers’ major refit of his classic 1964 runabout. Or you may get swept up with one of the extraordinary stories of our other boaters, whose voyages are captured from beginning to end like great novels, right here, for you to read at your own pace. Either way, sit back, and prepare to be entertained!

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Tom Neale's On Boats

With over 60 years of experience, he has cruised long distance for most of his adult life. Tom has also written two books, and filmed a two-set DVD on East Coast cruising.

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Chris Landers' Runabout Restoration

Follow Chris' trials and triumphs as he lovingly refits his classic 1964 MFG Westfield runabout.

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Photo of Jim and Lisa Favors

The Great Loop & "Kismet" Trailer Cruising

Adventures on a trailerable trawler exploring new cruising grounds with their 27-foot Ranger Tug and towing it with a GMC Heavy Duty Sierra truck.

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A Radical Sabbatical On "Ithaka"

Follow Bernadette and Douglas Bernon as they sail to Canada, Mexico, Central America, South America, and through the Bahamas.

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"Feel Free" Sails Around The World

For more than two decades, Liz and Tom have sailed to 45 fascinating countries, and have many tales to tell and tips to share.

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"Little Gidding" Refit & The Caribbean

David Allester and Eileen Quinn share their experiences cruising the eastern seaboard and the Caribbean.

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"Shangri-La" Mom & Teens Pacfic-bound

Tania's adventures cruising with sons Nicholas and Sam on a 36-footer named Shangri-La, through the Caribbean, the Panama Canal, and the South Pacific.

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