Three Sheets Northwest Merges with 48° North!

Three Sheets Northwest Donated to Northwest Maritime Center, Merges with 48° North! When the ball dropped on New Years Eve, amidst the (hopefully mild) public displays of affection, something else thrilling happened. As of…

RBAW hoping to preserve Historic Lakebay Marina as a marine state park

The Recreational Boating Association of Washington (RBAW) and its 501(c)(3), the RBAW Marine Parks Conservancy, announced on Thursday that it has entered into a purchase-and-sale agreement for the historic Lakebay Marina on…

Salish Sea Expeditions joins the Northwest Maritime Center

There's a lot of excitement around the Northwest Maritime Center (NWMC) with SEVENTY48 and the Race to Alaska pending. But other big news has been the launching of the Port Townsend Maritime Academy Skills Center, and now,…

New yacht brokerage comes to Bainbridge Island, Olympic Peninsula

Eagle Harbor Marina on Bainbridge Island is homeport for Olympic View Yachts Olympic View Yachts, headquartered on Bainbridge Island, has officially opened for business featuring three satellite offices in Port Hadlock,…

Center for Wooden Boats set to launch new education center — and you’re invited!

The new Wagner Education Center at South Lake Union. Photo courtesy of Emil Anderson. After more than four decades of operating from its tiny boathouse on the shores of South Lake Union, The Center for Wooden Boats (CWB) is…

48° North Joins Forces with the Northwest Maritime Center!

As of August 1, 2018, the Pacific Northwest's beloved sailing magazine, 48° North, will become a part of the big tent of the Northwest Maritime Center's non-profit operation that serves an important mission: to engage and…

Northwest Maritime Center nixes Point Hudson proposal

Port Townsend's Point Hudson Marina. All the effort and deliberation that has gone into the Northwest Maritime Center's (NWMC) plans for the future of Point Hudson seems to have evaporated, as they withdrew their proposal to…

Takeaways from 48°N Coast Guard Meeting

Earlier this week, twelve dedicated volunteers from area yacht clubs and sailing programs fought traffic for the unique and valuable chance to interface with five representatives of the United States Coast Guard and one…