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Weems & Plath and the Waggoner Cruising Guide Photo Contest Finalists

We got some terrific entries in our photo contest. Some are so good they’ll make you start dreaming about cruising next summer. Below are some of our photo contest finalists. More to come in December. Photo Contest Finalists Weems & Plath and the Waggoner Cruising Guide Photo Contest  Finalists   The Grand Prize and Category…

Waggoner Cruising Guide

2017 Waggoner Cruising Guide Pre-Orders– Arrives in December & Spiral Bound Also Available

The 2017 Waggoner Cruising Guide is now available for pre-order and will arrive by mid-December. Like last year, we are offering a spiral bound version due to our many readers who take their book to an office supply store to have the book spiral bound. Our spiral-bound version takes out the hassle of going there…

Holidays San Juan Island Style

In the San Juan Islands, holiday celebrations are a blend of small town sensibility harkening back to a simpler time with the creative energy of communities rich with tradition and talent. It’s an ideal time to leave the malls and crowds behind and jump on the boat and experience the holidays San Juan Island style. From…

Matia Island – A Pristine Island with an Intriguing Past

As one of the San Juan Islands’ “Boundary Islands,” Matia Island (pronounced Ma-TEE-ah) is visited by thousands of recreational boaters each year. The island is incredibly beautiful and has a sense of adventure. It seems to floats on the waters of the Strait of Georgia, east of the boundary between the United States and Canada…

Sucia Island Marine State Park

A Diamond in the Rough – Sucia Island Marine State Park

Sign memorializing Ev Henry and the 40 yacht clubs. There’s something very special about Sucia Island Marine State Park’s incredible beauty, many bays, coves, beaches, and trails. Its shoreline is the product of Mother Nature’s artistry with smooth sandstone curves, rounded arches and honeycomb hollows, plus six bays possessing their own unique personality. Arlene and…

Suquamish, WA

5 Reasons to Tie Up at the Dock in Suquamish, WA

Are you in Seattle and looking for a boating day trip? Or maybe you’d like to stop on your way cruising to or from Bainbridge Island. Have you considered Suquamish, WA? Within walking distance of the Suquamish community dock, is a museum, a historic grave site, and a selection of great restaurants, which make it…