Weather can spoil your day ... or your entire
trip. This is an old Transport Canada Exam
that I took years ago. Well worth a look
to determine what you need to bone up on.
All about US Cruising Licenses (permits),
Permit to Proceed and DTOPS decals
Better get this right ! Customs people may
not be very forgiving
Primer For First Timers Cruising South A little dated on electroncis but a lot
of solid tips on the ICW to Florida and the
Bahamas. 18 chapters of photos, diagrams
and tips covering ground tackle, reading
river currents, communications, provisions,
free places to stop and eveything else you
need for a successful cruise south
Cruising the New York State Canal system, simply the best deal on the water and our
favourite cruising grounds. Incredible
beautiful scenery and something for
at very un-marine prices.
Photo Log of our cruises through the Great Lakes, the ICW, Bahamas
and Dry Tortugas
Log of "Isle of Skye", one of our older logs from Toronto to Dry
Tortugas and back.
Log of "Isle of Skye", one of our older logs from Toronto to Bahamas
The Great Book of Anchorages An excellent guide to over 500 anchorages
on the way south for those of us who
afford marinas every night but can afford the 20 bucks for this bargain.
Bahamas Explorer Chartbooks These are simply the best Bahamas charts
and guides available.
Salty Southeast Cruisers Net The best ICW site with links to 21 ICW web
cams and so much more. Please support
site by buying all your guides here.
ICW Waterway Guides Cruising and Marina Directories, ICW fuel
prices and an inexpensive app for your
ADC Chesapeake Chartbook Best chartbook ever published. They should
all do it like this.
The Active Captain
Used to be terrific but then Garmin bought
them out, Ome useful stuff but mostly outdated.
Go to Preview-X and see charts, maps and
satellite shots of everything from Toronto
New York Harbour
Essential information for those transiting
the harbour for the first time. Pay
attention to the Security Zones. Transiting
this harbour can be a real treat ...
Eileen Quinn - Music For Cruisers
Funny , witty and great entertainment.
are not a cruiser unless you have Eileen's
CD's. She's been there done that and
across as she hits every nerve a cruiser
has ever felt.
Cruising.ca Information of interest to cruisers and
Atlantic Intracoastal Association Good info for those heading South on the
Pat's Boating in Canada Don't let the name fool you, some great
info on ICW cruising.
Great Lakes Cruising Club For those cruising closer to home check
out this great site.
Indispensable and inexpensive cruising guides
to the ICW but certainly not infallible.
You must check his waterway update page before you
Tom Neales East Coast Alerts
Well known author provides updates on conditions
and issues affecting east coast cruising,
check it before you head south.
Searoom A Canadian site for cruising sailors .
Seven Seas Cruising Association You don't have to be planning a trans - Atlantic
to get some useful cruising info from
Americas Great Loop Cruisers Lots of cruisers logs and blogs for the
inside info on the loop.
Marine Trawler Owners Association "MTO" , Marine Trawler Owners Association
for trawler lovers and real cruisers
Tramp Steamer To Exotic Locales Got the dream ? These videos may change your
mind. Go to "video" and use "rough
sea" as your keywords.