Join us at the Seattle Boat Show January 27- February 4, 2017

Join us at the Seattle Boat Show January 27- February 4, 2017 It is time to start planning for the Seattle Boat Show. Why plan? Some programs like our Seattle Boat Show University classes will fill up, and you may want to take a class or two that is only offered on a particular day. It is also a good time to start a list of things you want to see first-hand when considering a...
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Seattle Boat Show

The Waggoner Guide Team’s Santa Wish List

The Waggoner Guide Team’s Santa Wish List December 25th is less than a week away, and many of us are on Christmas Countdown. We have many items in our Waggoner Guide store that are perfect for the boaters like the 2017 Waggoner Cruising Guide, 2017 Waggoner Tables, 2017 Ports and Passes Tides & Currents, 2017 Current Atlas Tables, and our holiday s...
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Poulsbo Maritime Museum – Boat Builders, Boats and Fishermen

Poulsbo Maritime Museum – Boat Builders, Boats and Fishermen On a fall trip to the town of Poulsbo, I stopped by the Poulsbo Maritime Museum. The museum opened a little over a year ago, and its exhibits focus on Poulsbo's maritime history, fishing, boat building, the oyster industry, local characters, and of course, boats. They also have a maritime library that can be used ...
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Hyak

Begin Planning Next Summer’s Cruise Now

Begin Planning Next Summer’s Cruise Now For many boaters, an enjoyable facet of cruising is the planning process. The holidays are over. It’s the middle of winter, and the thought of a summer cruise tends to brighten those gray and damp Pacific Northwest days. Planning a successful summer cruise can not only brighten the winter months, but it also t...
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Waggoner Store Holiday Specials

Waggoner Store Holiday Specials Are you looking for the perfect gift for the boater in your life? We are offering holiday specials in the Waggoner Store. Waggoner Store Holiday Specials  SENA SPH10 Bluetooth Stereo Headset and Intercom Communication between the captain and first mate is critical! With the SENA SPH10 Bluetooth Stereo Headset...
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Holiday Specials
Spot Prawn

Weems & Plath and the Waggoner Cruising Guide Photo Contest Finalists

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 [gallery size="large" columns="1" ids="9647,9653,9651,9652,9649,9650,9648,9646"] Weems &...
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Holidays San Juan Island Style

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 sty...
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Off-season Cruising – Serenity and Solitude

Off-season Cruising –  Serenity and Solitude The off-season cruising months offer a respite with deserted anchorages and unoccupied marine park docks. There’s no jockeying required at the fuel dock, and wildlife is unencumbered by the usual steady stream of boats. It’s their domain now. The keys to making the most of off-season cruising are: Let t...
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San Juan Islands Boating