Books & Magazines (B.C.)

Books & Magazines (B.C.) British Columbia Pacific Yachting Boating in British Columbia For 44 years, Pacific Northwest boaters have relied on Pacific Yachting. Power or sail, PY will help you get more from your time on the water. It’s your passport to hassle-free cruising, with the latest information on destinations, marinas, local ...
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Product Specialists (U.S.)

Product Specialists (U.S.) Puget Sound (Central) Kruger & Sons Marine Propeller Specialists Now Stocking Bayliner & Meridian— Original Equipment Nakashima Propellers Factory Authorized Repair Facility FREE Propeller analysis. FREE MRI Class 1 upgrade with repair. FREE Class 1 upgrade with new inboard propeller purchase. Toll-fre...
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Sita’s Spag Shack at Gibson’s—New Location

Sita’s Spag Shack at Gibson’s—New Location Thanks to your great write up sometime ago we have have the good fortune of feeding boaters from all over the Northwest at our cute little Spag Shack over looking Gibsons Harbor. This email is to inform you and your readers that we have moved locations up the hill to 851 Gibsons Way. Our name has also been modified...
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West Side of Gambier Island

West Side of Gambier Island Greetings from BC! Our family has owned recreational property on the West side of Gambier Island since the early 1900s at New Brighton in Thornborough Channel. The Waggoner Cruising Guide mentions that a store is in operation there. Although it was open for business for a number of years it has now been closed an...
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Boating Courtesy

Boating Courtesy Editor’s Note: Thank you to Craig for sending these suggestions. It is easy to forget or sometimes to not even be aware of how our actions may be impacting others. Most boaters know how to enjoy themselves on the water and still be respectful of others around them. But the more I cruise, the more I realize that th...
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Gig Harbor, South—Delights and Cautions

Gig Harbor, South—Delights and Cautions Mark, We visited Gig Harbor for the first time in a year or two. Arabella’s is as delightful as ever. We did learn the only grocery store in town has closed down. Very unfortunate, we have used it as a grocery and resupply stop many times. Some of the other vendors have added basic products but do not expect to ge...
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Real Estate

Real Estate Gulf Islands (South) Sea to Sky Premier Properties For a New Home Port, See Li Read! Visit LiRead.com for a wide selection of fine properties for sale! #4–105 Rainbow Road, Salt Spring Island (across from Ganges Marina)! Tel: (250) 537-7647 LiRead33@gmail.com www.LiRead.com...
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Custom Craftsmen

Custom Craftsmen Puget Sound (Northwest) Hasse & Company Port Townsend Sails at Point Hudson Harbor New Sails, Repairs, Retrofits, Upgrades, Seminars Tel: (360) 385-1640 ptsails@olympus.net www.porttownsendsails.com...
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Great Bakery & New Restaurant at Chemainus

Great Bakery & New Restaurant at Chemainus Editor’s Note: Michele sends a quick note about Chemainus after leaving Ladysmith Maritime Society Marina BTW, Chemainus is a real gem, we think. Harman is a kick, the bakery is to die for, and there’s a newish restaurant there called Okida—opened last Nov—that is Great. Not at all standard boat stop fare. ...
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Unique Tours with Echo Bay EcoVentures

Unique Tours with Echo Bay EcoVentures Editor’s Note: Echo Bay EcoVentures is one of our newest advertisers. Check out their website for details on a unique experience to add to your next cruise! Hello Mark, I’m sorry I didn’t get a chance to meet you when you were here in Echo Bay. I only had a very short visit with Bob this year too as I w...
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Events & Adventures (U.S.)

Events & Adventures (U.S.) Golf Puget Sound (Northwest): Port Ludlow Resort San Juan Islands: Lopez Islander Resort Kayak Rentals Puget Sound (South): Boston Harbor Marina Puget Sound (Northeast—Edmonds to Penn Cove): Port of Everett San Juan Islands: Lopez Islander Resort Port of Friday Harbor Snug Harbor Re...
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