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Ocean Beach Marina RT. 35 Soulti Lavallette,NJ 08735 732-793-7440 oceanbeachmarina.com Founded in 1957 by present owner Ed Patnaude, Ocean Beach Marina, is the oldest Wellcraft dealer in the country (28 years). Also one of the largest boat sales marina complexes on the East Coast, Ocean Beach Marina is open all year 7 days a week. Longetivity is a mainstay at OBM, not only with Ed as owner, but with key personnel being employed anywhere from 10 years as much as 35 years. There are two locations...

The Chandlery at Essex Connecticut River

On the Connecticut River approximately five statute I miles from Saybrook Point Hie Chandlery at Essex 19 Novelty Lane Essex, Q 06426 860-767-8267 Fax 860-767-0356 The Chandlery at Essex is located in historic Essex on the west side of the beautiful Connecticut River, approximately five miles from Saybrook Point. The marina can accommodate 43 vessels in their docks, maximum LOA being 120 feet. The marina is located on the mainland nestled between two prestigious yacht clubs and Steamboat Dock....

The Marina at American Wharf

Norwich, CT 06360 1-888-48WHARF The Marina at American Wharf is a full-service, 200-slip facility which offers a wealth of amenities including transient slips up to 170 feet, fuel, private showers, lockers, mail, fax services, electrical and water hookups. The traditions of quality service and hospitality continue today as they were established by Charles F. Chapman, founder of Chapman Piloting. Our state-of-the-art amenities and highly trained staff await your arrival. The Marina at American...

Essex Island Marina Connecticut teConnecticut

Essex Island Marina Foot of Ferry St. Essex, CT 06426 860-767-1267 Fax 860-767-0075 An island destination unto itself, Essex Island Marina is a secure facility with a staff committed to customer service excellence. It has been a family tradition for four generations to welcome visiting boaters. Located on a 14-acre island at the north end of Essex Harbor, Essex Island Marina is a convenient stop-off between Boston and New York City. Once settled, visitors usually hop on the marina's ferry and...

Massachusetts

Boston Boat Yard & Marina 256 Marginal St. East Boston, MA 02128 617-561-1400 Fax 617-561-9539 www.bbym.com Located at the historic Bethlehem Steel Shipyard in East Boston, Boston Boat Yard & Marina is the only marina on Boston Harbor with a panoramic view of the entire Boston skyline. Since 1988, the marina has grown to 180 deep-water slips on floating docks. There is 40 feet of water in the marina and 25 feet at low tide. Vessels up to 200 feet can be accommodated. BBYM has an...

David Lowes Boatyard Inc icw sl me fei manage pockht

Mile 987,5, Manatee Pocket David Lowe's Boatyard, Inc. 4550 SE Boatyard Dr, P.O. Box L, Rocky Point Port Salerno, FL 34992 561-287-0923 Fax 561-286-8037 www.goodnature.org lowesboatyard David Lowe's Boatyard, Inc. has a well landscaped boatyard atmosphere with paved work areas and fencing around dry-and wet-storage areas. This boatyard is very well maintained with new, large buildings that house the offices and work areas for the boatyard. The new work building has 14,500...

North Carolina

Snailruiti -i'T. ii< 2 he C itdu.nj . Snailruiti Beoufort Docks 500 Front St. Beaufort, NC 28516 252-728-2503 This is a popular stop for yachtsmen on the waterway. Beaufort is the third oldest town in North Carolina. The village has been carefully restored and reflects the best features of an early American seaport community. Iliere are many attractions such as historic homes representing different architectural styles, the Beaufort Historical Association tours,...

Fungo Ferry Marina icw sr m

Virginia Beoch, VA 23457 757-721-3299 l W Pungo Ferry Marina is a quiet marina set in the rural serenity of Virginia. With its four-star restaurant on site and the close proximity of Virginia Beach, Pungo Ferry Marina is the ideal stopover for the night or the entire season. The marina is directly off the ICW on the Virginia Cut Route, north of the North Carolina Virginia line. This is a new marina with modern docks, electric, and utilities. The marina can accommodate almost any vessel that...

Fort Pierce City Marinaicwsii

Vhlt Our Qulv't, Chun, friendly Downtown Mur'ma 561-464-1245 Fox 561-464-2589 I www.fortpiercecitymarina.coin 1 seated in the heart of downtown Fort Fierce, Fort Pierce Marina, operated by the city, features two yacht basins. 'Ihe outer basin accommodates vessels up to 175 feet and has 93 floating, concrete docks willi further expansion coming in 2000. A breakwater offers wave protection. New wiring, cable TV and telephone hook-ups are available at each slip. 'IVie dockmaster is on duty and the...

Sassafras Harbor Marina Sassafras River

Premier Marine Service Facility, Fuel Prices on the Bay Baltimore's Inner Harbor, upper branch of the Patapsco River Tidewater Yacht Service Center 1020 Key Highway East Baltimore, MD 21230 410-625-4992 Fax 410-539-3078 www.tysc.com Hours Seven days a week in season Fuel Best priccs on the Bay, gas, dicsel, propane, quantity discounts, access for boats to 200 feet Proximity to Town In Baltimore Harbor Shopping Walking distance Local Attractions Fort McHenry. Federal Hill, Inner Harbor...

Tolchester Marinaches bay

CKesapeoke Bay, 20 miles north of Chesapeake Bay Tolchester Marina, located on Chesapeake Bay, is easily accessible by both water and land. The swimming pool overlooks our private beach and provides a relaxing atmosphere, as well as the excitement of seeing ships passing by. Our tennis courts also overlook the Bay. We have a fully stocked parts department. Factory-trained mechanics. pumpout facility, and gas and diesel are available. The Channel Restaurant and Shanty Beach Bar are delightful...

Kennedy Point mina icw

Washington Ave. Tilusville, Ft 32730 407-383-0280 Fax 407-264-0771 E-mail Kennedypyc aol.com www.members.tripod.com kpoint Kennedy Point Marina welcomes transient yachtsmen to their impressive facilities overlooking the Indian River. Vessels up to 80 feet in length can be accommodated. Visiting yachtsmen are invited to use the club facilities including the pool, jacuzzi, sauna, lighted tennis courts, indoor, air-conditioned, rac-quetball courts, exercise equipment...

West Wind Marinanewh

I West Wind Morino One Waile's Wfiarf Newport, Rl 02840 401-849-4300 Fax 401-847-0862 Indulge yourself with a touch of class in the heart of Newport, with the convenience of everything at your fingertips. Located only steps away from the famous Newport boutiques, restaurants, beaches and historical sights, this family owned and operated C-shaped facility accommodating vessels up to 200 feet, is dedicated to pampering their customer with the best service and sunsets in town. The enthusiastic,...

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I 2.5 Nautical Miles Southeast of ICW St. Mile 307 910-457-7380 Fox 910-457-7403 Email bhi-marina bhisland.com Bald Head Island Marina is set in an exclusive and beautiful island. The marina has convenient access from the ICW or the Atlantic Ocean. No bridge connects Bald Head Island to the mainland only ferries and private yachts have access to the ten-acre harbor. Folks who live and vacation here use no cars, only bicycles and electric golf carts. Ashore, a landscaped promenade rims the...

Sombrero Marina Dockside Lounge

Dockage Rate Best rates year round Electricity Yes Pumpout No Hours 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Mon.-Sun Phone Cable Yes Conn, available Heads Showers Yes Fuel Lowest rates in middle keys Laundry Walking distance of laundromat Proximity to Town In Marathon Shopping All fish gears, bait-tackle, drinks & snacks, boating accessories Local Attractions Movie theater, pool bar. museums, 7 Mile Bridge, Pigeon Key, best sunset views Restaurants Castaway Restaurant Services Friendly full dock marina Storage In...

Southeast Florida Keys

Photograph by SamTalarico south of Miami, you enter another world, mostly clear water with just a string of sand and palms running halfway to Havana. Tourists who drive the long, straight highway A-l-A, see the Keys as they were seen by passengers traveling along Henry Flagler's Overseas Railroad between 1912 and 1935. But cruisers see them the way Ponce de L on saw them when he claimed the Keys for Spain in 1513. The ICW runs primarly north of the Keys, along the edge...

Miami Beach Marina Government cut

Dockage Rati 2.00 ft. in season, 1,75 ft. off season mlw 11 feet Electricity 30 50 100 Amp, single- and hours 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., seven days a Phone Cable TV hookups with HBO Heads Showers Air-conditioned bathrooms. showers, tile showers poolside Fuel Texaco Starport, high-flow diesel Laundry Six washers dryers, dry cleaning service Proximity to Town In Miami Beach Shopping Nearby Local Attractions Miami Beach. ocean beaches, historic art deco district resiaurants Monty's Fine Seafood Dining,...

Florida East Coast

Along its 1,200 miles of shoreline, Florida displays a delightful range of scenery. The Intracoastal Waterway runs down along the east coast _ from the shrimp boat fleet at Fernandina to the historic waterfront of St. Augustine to the Cuban syncopation of Miami's South Beach. The palm-fringed expanse of the Keys runs from Key l.argo to Key West, with marinas and resorts, and wildlife refuges above and below ihe water on both sides. On the west coast, there's the wide, flat expanse of Florida...

New Hampshire

Photograph by Mary Jane Hayes Wentworth By-the-Seji. Photograph by Mary Jane Hayes Maine and Massachusetts, the short stretch of coastline that belongs to the state of New Hampshire packs a lot of history and beautiful scenery into 18 miles. The first settlers arrived in 1623 at Odiorne Point, near the mouth of the Piscataqua River. New Castle, on the island just inside the mouth of the river, served as the colonial capital until the early 1 700s, when the town of...

Port Imperial Marina Hudsons

Weehawken, NJ 07087 I 201-902-8787 Fax 201-974-0523 Port Imperial Marina is directly across from midtown Manhattan on the Hudson River. From here, we can see breathtaking views of the New York skyline. The city is only a four-minute ferry ride away from the city. Our knowledgeable marina staff can assist in any of your nautical, business or concierge needs expected in a first-class marina. The 300-slip, deep-water marina is located in a protected basin and can handle vessels up to 150 feet....

Skipjack Cove Yachting Resort Sassafras River Buoy

Box 208 Georgetown, MD 21930 410-275-2122 *1 -800-BOATSLIP I Fax 410-275-1133 Skipjack Cove Yachting Resort, located in a well-protected cove, offers a family resort atmosphere with plenty of activities. Tennis, basketball, volleyball, picnic areas with grills, planned activities and live entertainment in Signals Pub every Saturday night in season. The customer-oriented staff is friendly and well-trained to assist with all your boating needs. Skipjack Cove has a complete...

Waterside Marina icw me o buoy

Norfolk, VA 23510 757-625-2000 Fax 757-623-8477 24-hour Reservations Norfolk's Waterside Marina has few peers in boating. Our 50-slip facility is the foreground for the new skyline of this old naval and commercial port city. The Waterside Festival Marketplace now houses the national names. Outback Steak Ilouse, Joe i Crab Shack, Hooters (wings), and the new 47,000-square-foot J Lilian's, Nauticus. the nearby maritime museum, became, on December 7, 2000, the...

Halifax Harbor Marina

Mile 830,5 at ICW Marker 39A Halifax Harbor Marino 450 Basin St. Daytona Beach, FL 32114 904-253-0575 Fax 904-258-4520 1-800-343-2899 Halifax Harbor Marina is a large complex with 558 slips situated in two protected basins. The South Basin is a new facility with floating concrete docks and full-length fingerpiers. The harbor is located close to the ICW but is sheltered from weather and wake. Ashore, there are new marina buildings, excellent landscaping and the Halifax Harbor Plaza,...

Sanibel Marina m icw at s me

Mile south of Mile 0 on the Florida West Coast Waterway, 3.5 miles from the ICW at St. Mile 3.5 Sanibel Marina 634 N. Yachtsman Dr. Sanibel, FL 33957 941-472-2723 Fax 941-472-5870 www.sanibelmarina.com Situated at the southern tip of Sanibel Island with direct access to the Gulf, Sanibel Marina is a well-maintained, tranquil marina in a charming, well-landscaped, tropical-island setting. The marina has 86 boat slips and can accommodate yachts up to 120 feet. From your boat, you will...

Great Bay Marine Portsmouth

Great Bay Marine 61 Beane Lone Newington, NH 03801 603-436-5299 Fax 603-436-9834 www.greatbcymarine.com Just six miles up the Piscataqua River on 36 acres lies Great Bay Marine, New Hampshire's only full-service boating facility. Founded in 1956, the Griffin Family takes pride in constantly maintaining and upgrading the marina. The marina boasts 120 slips, 9 dock arms and 69 moorings, a fully stocked Ship's Store and Parts Department, professional service and an on-site restaurant. Great Bay...

Fairhaven Shipyard and Marina Ne Bdfcsd Harbor

MLW 15 feet Electricity 30 50 100 Amp pumpout N A HOURS 7 30 a.m.-7 p.m. Heads Showers Clean, well maintained Fuel Texaco diesel, gas Laundry One washer dryer Proximity to Town Walking distance Shopping Walking distance to grocery, liquor, clothing, gifts, services Local Attractions Historic New Bedford, Fairhaven Center Restaurants Margarets, Pumpernickels, Crawdaddy's Ship's Store Fully stocked Services Full-service marina Storage Yes Repair Full-service boatyard,...

Rhode Island

Rhode Island Water Ways

Photograph by Molly Lynch rou could fit 120 Rhode islands inside the borders of Montana, though both states have about the same popula-ion, just under a million souls. But it's not the land mass that makes Rhode Island great it's 400 miles of rocky coastline. The state of Rhode Island is not an island at all, but it does comprise dozens of them, scattered about the 30-mile-long Narragansett Bay. Just to confuse things, one of the largest of these islands is also called Rhode...

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Downtown Hampton Public Piers 756 Settler's Landing Rt . Hampton, VA 23669 757-727-1276 Fax 757-727-1255 www,downtownkampton.com Downtown Hampton Public Piers are in a deep-water, well-protected harbor located in the historic downtown waterfront district. This full-service marina, accommodating vessels up to 110 feet, is exclusively dedicated to transient boaters. The marina has modern dockside electrical pedestals with 30 T30 and 50-amp power, new showers, concierge service, adjacent...

Yankee Point Sailboat Marina Meyer Creek Corrotman Rver

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Yankee Point Sailboat Marina 1303 Oak Hill Rd. Lancaster, VA 22503 804-462-7018 Fax 804-462-6225 Norton's Yacht Sales amp Marina - Broad Creek off Rappahannock Norton's Yocht Sales amp Marina P.O. Box 100 DeltaviMA 23043 804-776-9211 Fax 804-776-9044 Email yachb nortonyachts.com www.nortonyachts.com Norton's Yacht Sales amp Marina consistently receives top awards in sales and service from Hunter Marine. The marina has been named the number one dealer in customer service from Hunter for five...

Marina Bay bc hamMassachusetts

Scott Sprague Boat Designs

Marina Bay is the largest, full service marina in New England. Our services include concierge, hauling, launching, fuel, boat maintenance and repair. Marina Bay's Boardwalk Village is home to several fine restaurants and a nightclub. Laundry, shower and pump-out facilities are available to our boaters 24 hours each day. We offer many dockage and storage programs. Seasonal, transient and day dockage are available during the summer, accommodating vessels up to 210 feet. Storage in water, on land...

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Key Largo Florida Attractions

MLW Four-and-a-half feet Electricity 30 50 Amp Pumpout On site Hours 7 a.m.-5 p.m., seven days a week Phone Cable Cable available, phone available long-term Heads Showers Clean, modern Fuel Texaco 93 octane gas, diesel Laundry At Ramada Inn, Holiday Inn Proximity to Town In town Shopping Walking distance Local Attractions Dolphin Plus, John Pennecamp Reef State Park Restaurants Bogie's Cafe, many more Haul-out 60-ton Travel Lift Repair Full-service boatyard POOL Three...

Ortega River Boat Yard Ortega River

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Located on tie Ortega River, 23 St, Miles from ICW I at the junction of St, Johns River St. Mile 740 Jacksonville, FL 32210 I 904-387-5538 Fox 904-387-6422 Emailorby link.com www.ortegariver.com The Ortega River Boat Yard offers full service with a 25-ton hoist with facilities for hull repairs work on all diesel, I O and gas engines. Fiberglass repairs as well as Awlgrip and hull painting are available. The marina is a member of the American Boat Builders and Repairs Association ABBRA ,...

The Inner Harbor Marina of Baltimore pawner

Jerry Herson

The Inner Harbor Marina of Baltimore 400 Key Highway Baltimore, MD 21230 410-837-5339 Fox410-539-0722 www.innerharbormarina.com E-mail ihmmarino mail.com The Inner Harbor Marina of Baltimore is part of a very successful major urban-renewal effort. The docks at the Inner Harbor Marina are floating concrete structures in excellent condition with rubber protection strips. Open year-round, the marina is well maintained and staffed 24 hours a day by seiA'ice arid security personnel. Many interesting...

Longboat Key Mooringss bay

Green Marker 15 in Sarasota Bay, True Course 255 Longboat Key Moorings 2600 Harborside Dr. Longboat Key, FL 34228 941-383-8383 Fax 941-383-8312 wvwiongboariteymarina.com Longboat Key Moorings is a state-of-the-art marina with 281 storm-protected, deep-water yacht slips. On-site facilities include a complete fuel dock, portable pumpout station, clean, modern showers and laundry room. For recreation and relaxation, the marina has a swimming pool, spa, sauna and tennis courts, portside dining and...

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Petersburg Florida Municipal Marina

Renaissance Vinoy Resort 501 Fifth Ave,, N.E. St. Petersburg, FL 33701 727-894-1000 Fax 727-894-1970 www.renoissancehotels.com The 360-room, luxury, Renaissance Vinoy Resort, located on Tampa Bay's sparkling waterfront, is one of Florida's premier luxury resorts. It was built in 1925 in the Mediterranean Revival style. The resort is on the National Register of Historic Places and a member of the Historic Hotels of America. The resort has been fully renovated. The Vinoy offers the finest...

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Bay Bridge Marina Maryland

Bay bridge Marina is a world-class facility featuring 325 state-of-the-art floating slips, located on a 45 acre, fully enclosed yacht basin with lighted channel and range.Top-rated dining is offered at Hemingway's Restaurant, Lola's Tropical Bar or our Dockside Cafe. Other amenities include a pool, hot tub and exercise room, Full-service repair facilities are available, including travelifts to 70 tons and 24-hour security. Eight boat dealers are located on-site as well as a 3000-foot air strip....

Chesapeake Harbour Marinasmn

410-268-1969 Fax 410-268-9654 Chesapeake Harbour Marina is a ten and a half acre, 200-slip resort marina that can handle vessels up to 125 feet. The marina has a hurricane-resistant basin with easy access to the bay. It is minutes from the Eastport section of Annapolis, near downtown. The marina has the atmosphere and advantages of a residential yacht and country club. Facilities include two pools, four tennis courts, an 1800-foot beach, two fishing piers, a lounge and a restaurant. The...

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Bohicket Marina Images

843-768-1280 Fax 843-768-3481 Email di awod.com Bohicket Marina was built in 1981. The wooden, laminated docks are fully floating to accommodate our seven-foot tide. Slip sizes are from 30 to 55 feet in length, with the face docks up to 112 feet. There are nine docks with a total of 200 slips. Minimum water depth at low tide is 20 feet. There are no bridges on approach from the ocean or ICW. There is an eighty boat dry stack, with a 20-foot maximum length. Enjoy a day at the Waterfront...

Manteo Waterfront Marinata sound

Big Foot Slough

Situated on Dough's Creek less than a mile from Roanoke Sound, I he Manteo Waterfront Marina offers excellent protection from the weather for vessels up to 130 feet, in a picturesque and tranquil village setting. Quaint, tree-lined streets, dozens of unusual shops, and several excellent restaurants and inns make a stay at the Manteo Waterfront essential if you're exploring the Outer Banks. Other closeby attractions include the Elizabeth II and Festival Park a short walk away . The Lost Colony...

Annapolis City Marina Annapolis Harbor Maryland

MLW 12 feet Electricity 30 50 Amp Pumpout Yes Hours 8 a.m.-8 p.m. in-season, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. in winter Phone Cable Available Heads Showers Yes Fuel High-octane gas, premium filtered dicsel, volume discounts Laundry Yes Proximity to Town Short walk Shopping Walking distance Local Attractions Historic Annapolis Restaurants Carrol's Creek Cafe on site Ship's Store Complete dock shop, groceries, beer, ice, marine supplies, bait and tackle Repair Next door Haul-out Next door Golf...

Between the Bridges Marina Connecticut River

Between the Bridges Marina North Yard 142 Ferry Rd. South Yard 2 Clark St. Old Saybrook, CT 06475 860-388-3614 Fox 860-395-3101 www.belweenthebridges.com Between the Bridges Marina is located 1.5 miles from Long Island Sound on the west side of the Connecticut River, south of Interstate 95 and north of the Amtrak railroad bridge. There are 300 slips for boats from 20 feet to 100 feet with full power, cable and water. Rack storage for 125 boats from 20 feet to 47 feet is available. They also...

Coi NjocK Marina Resorticw si me

Coinjock Marina Resort 321 Waterlilly R Coinjock, NC 27923 252-453-3271 Fax 252-453-4069 Coinjock Marina is situated in a country setting with a popular restaurant and a very good general store located on site. This marina caters almost exclusively to transients traveling along the Waterway. You can be fueled at your assigned dock. You will find the staff of this marina and restaurant to be friendly and accommodating. The marina has a grocery store stocked with fresh and frozen foods, canned...

Plantation Yacht Harbor icw sr mue i

Plantation Yacht Harbor 87000 Overseas Highway Plantation Key, FL 33036 305-852-2381 Fax 305-853-5357 E-mail mike.tavano islamorado.fl.us BRIDGE RESTRICTIONS ON THE INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY Laminated in Clear Waterproof Plastic ICW from Norfolk, VA to Key West, FL 2.95 FL ICW from Amelia Island to Tarpon Springs 2.95 Purchase at your local marine store or send check to Paradox Publishing, 1017 Lyon Street, Ludlow, MA 01056 413-583-8835 A Log Designed for Cruising Yachtsmen EIGHT LOGS IN ONE...

Town Creek Marinaicwst

Dockage Rate l.20- 1.50 ft MLW 12 feet Electricity 30 50 Amp pumpout Yes Hours Dawn - dusk Phone Cable Phones Heads Showers Modern, clean Fuel Texaco Starport gas, diesel Laundry On site Proximity to Town Half mile Shopping Nearby Local Attractions Old Beaufort by the Sea Restaurants The Sandbar food with spirit Ship's Store Supplies, groceries, clothing, beer, wine storage Daily, weekly, monthly, six month, annual Haul-out 50-ton travelift, forklift Repair Engine, gas, diesel, hull,...

Aim Coast Golf Resort Marinaicw st mi b

Polm Coost Golf Resort Marina 200 Clubhouse Dr. Palm Coast, FL 32137 904-446-6370 Fox 904-445-9563 dhogan deslinationhotels.com www.palmcoastresort.com The Palm Coast Golf Resort Marina is a lovely resort facility which offers the traveling yachtsman a variety of amenities. The marina is surrounded by well-manicured lawns and lush Florida foliage. This marina offers an exceptional variety of activities that will appeal to the visiting yachtsman. Among the activities are tennis, golf, pools,...

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I Savannah, GA 31414 I 912-356-3875 Fax 912-352-0593 I www.palmerjohnson.com From the moment the dockmaster welcomes you on Channel 16 to ensure safe, convenient dockage, you'll feel that intangible quality known as southern hospitality. You'll enjoy being pampered by our friendly, well-trained staff, which stands ready to meet your every need. Each morning, they'll deliver a complimentary newspaper and a box of fresh donuts to your boat. As well, there's a wide variety of convenient services...