Travel & Destinations
Ten Top Boating Towns
BoatUS researched the highest-rated communities across the country to determine some of the most compelling places to live for those who love the boating lifestyle.
Breaching Whale Narrowly Misses Fishing Boat
California whale watchers got their money's worth as a giant humpback breached near the stern of an unsuspecting angler's boat.
American Marine Sanctuaries Welcome You
Boaters have a role to play in ensuring their treasured fishing, diving, and cruising grounds can be enjoyed for generations to come.
Book These Boat-In Campsites (Before It's Too Late)
Boat-in camping is a great way to beat the hoards and heat and enjoy idyllic lakes.
Following The Leader
If you'd like the freedom to skipper your own bareboat charter, with the security of a support crew nearby, join a flotilla — the perfect option!
More Maine 'Down East' Cruising Tips
When planning a Maine coastal cruise, be prepared to do your homework, which could include honing your skills with navigation or coastal cruising courses, or immersing yourself in any of several excellent cruising guides.