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The Waggoner Team

From south Puget Sound to Ketchikan, Alaska including the west coast of Vancouver Island, this popular annual guide—called the “bible for Northwest cruising”— provides detailed information about marinas, marine parks, fuel docks, U.S./Canada border crossings, customs, VHF radio requirements, and more.

Introducing the Waggoner Team

Find out more from the Waggoner Team in regards to boating in the Pacific Northwest in Waggoner Articles.
WTH Is This and What Do I Do With It?

WTH Is This and What Do I Do With It?

First Aid Kit Essentials for Recreational VesselsBy Annie Feyereisen  RNLet me ask you this, would you buy a live cow if you lived in a studio apartment, were vegetarian and didn’t even drink milk? Hopefully not, unless you are just crazy like that or are...

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Where to cruiser to next? The Waggoner Team provides articles, tips, and ideas on cruising destinations for our readers.
Whales hard to port!

Whales hard to port!

A flotilla cruise through the Inside Passageby Linda DeSpain and Jack BillingsShortly after 9 AM, the mist over Ketchikan Marina lifted. The crews of our six motor launches fired the twin diesel engines, loosened mooring lines and coordinated radios as...

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Maintaining a boat is essential to prolonging its life and providing safe and easy going cruising. The Waggoner Team provides articles, tips, and ideas on maintenance.
WTH Is This and What Do I Do With It?

WTH Is This and What Do I Do With It?

First Aid Kit Essentials for Recreational VesselsBy Annie Feyereisen  RNLet me ask you this, would you buy a live cow if you lived in a studio apartment, were vegetarian and didn’t even drink milk? Hopefully not, unless you are just crazy like that or are...

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The Waggoner Team provides tips for boaters on what to do while cruising and more…
Clutch Plate/Drive Plate/Drive Damper

Clutch Plate/Drive Plate/Drive Damper

Whichever name you want to know it by, this out-of-sight, little known, sometimes misunderstood, integral part of the drive train on our boats can ruin your day and cruise if not maintained. For purposes of this article, we will settle on the name Drive...

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Gear for boaters are constantly changing and the Waggoner Team provides reviews for boaters to keep informed. Mark Bunzel provides reviews on boats for our readers.
The Waggoner Team provides articles on things to experience while out cruising.
Take a ride on the Aquabus Ferry

Take a ride on the Aquabus Ferry

You see them zipping around False Creek.Colorful and enthusiastic, these vibrant ferries hustle along their water route with a zest for adventure as they deliver riders from one location to the next.With 13 vessels, an Aquabus Ferry takes tourists and...

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