Washington State Parks Boating Program Advisory Council Seeks Two New Members

Looking to get involved in the future of boating education and injury prevention in Washington State? Now's your chance! The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission is looking for two new volunteers to serve on the…

CYC Seattle’s Popular ‘Fridays in February’ Speaker Series is Back

CYC's annual speaker series offers fun times, and inspiring and informative stories. On Friday evenings in February, Seattle area boaters are invited to join fellow sailors at the Corinthian Yacht Club of Seattle for talks…

Point Hudson Marina Reopens January 25 with New Jetty

Port Townsend’s historic 50-slip Point Hudson Marina is opening again for boaters on Wednesday, Jan. 25, weeks ahead of schedule. Port of Port Townsend Executive Director Eron Berg said efficient work by Orion Marine…

Sailing Foundation to Host Two Hands-on Safety at Sea Seminars in March

The Sailing Foundation will be hosting US Sailing International Offshore Hands-on Safety at Sea Seminars on Sunday, March 5, Sunday, March 19, 2023. Safety at Sea Courses are for everyone — cruisers, powerboaters, sailboat…

Vancouver International Boat Show to Return February 1-5

The long-awaited return of an in-person Vancouver International Boat Show has been confirmed for February 1-5, 2023. The 60th edition of the event will provide attendees with a first look at the 2023 boating season’s…

New, Fun, and Familiar Events Coming to 2023 Seattle Boat Show

The 2023 Seattle Boat Show will once again include numerous events, featured days, and exhibits to entertain the whole crew. The 76th annual Seattle Boat Show is set to sail into town on Friday, Feb. 3 and through Saturday,…

A New Hobie and ILCA Builder with PNW Ties

Kurt Hoehne, small boat enthusiast, accomplished writer and editor, yacht broker, and the person behind the excellent website sailish.com, shares his perspective about the news that Starting Line Sailing (parent company for…

The 2023 Seattle Area Racing Calendar is Live!

48° North is once again proud to bring you our annual racing calendar — SARC — which highlights sailboat racing events throughout the Pacific Northwest. The 2023 racing calendar features 325 events hosted by more than 75…

Dates Set for 2023 Salish 100 Small Boat Cruise from Olympia to Port Townsend

Join fellow small boat enthusiasts on a week-long cruise in company from Olympia to Port Townsend, Washington, July 20-27 — the Salish 100! The Salish 100 is 100+ small boats cruising 100 nautical miles, the full length of…

Seattle Boat Show Seminar Schedule Announced

The 2023 Seattle Boat Show kicks off on February 3 at Lumen Field and Bell Harbor Marina, and will once again feature an array of interesting and informative seminars for show-goers. Each year, the Seattle Boat Show seminar…