About Mark Bunzel, Editor and Publisher

About Mark Bunzel, Editor and Publisher Publisher | Editor | Writer | Photographer Mark is the Editor and Publisher of the Waggoner Cruising Guide. He is also the the Publisher at Fine Edge with responsibility for all publishing, business affairs, and marketing as well as the co-author of Cruising the Virgin Islands. Mark’s boating experience began a...
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Swinomish Channel Shoaling

Swinomish Channel Shoaling Message Relay from Recreational Boating Association of Washington (RBAW) and BoatUS: Greetings, This message is being forwarded to alert all boaters regarding shoaling in the Swinomish Channel. This information was provided in a Local Notice to Mariners but, since recreational boats are grounding on the shoals, w...
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Bedwell Harbour Customs Dock Repaired

Bedwell Harbour Customs Dock Repaired We received a report that the customs dock at Bedwell Harbour has been repaired. If you see something unusual or a significant change on the water, we would sincerely appreciate it if you would pass it on to us, so our readers have information that may affect their plans. Mark Bunzel Editor/Publisher...
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2011 Report #1 from Lagoon Cove Marina

2011 Report #1 from Lagoon Cove Marina Ever since my forties I’ve said I would work until I was 70. On April 4, a few days before I turned 71, papers were signed and the Waggoner became the property of Mark Bunzel. I’m not completely retired because a number of loose ends remain, but I’m not “working” any more. Mark Bunzel is visiting the many sto...
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Cruising the San Juan and Gulf Islands

Cruising the San Juan and Gulf Islands The best months of the year are ahead of us for cruising in the San Juan and Gulf Islands. We are all ready for a warm summer on the water. The marinas and resorts are also ready for this season and there are many changes to report that just might adjust your cruising plans. In general the big news is—food, food...
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