Kicking Back in Key Largo

July 29th, 2011 | Posted by SavvyBoater in Everything Boating & Fishing - (Comments Off on Kicking Back in Key Largo)

I’ve lived most of my life around water in the Pacific Northwest, and did a stint in Hawaii, but the waters around Key Largo, Florida are really spectacular.  We had the chance to spend a little time (too little) in the area and do a some boating earlier this summer.  I will never forget navigating the …
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New Yacht Mooring Gear Including Yacht Fenders, Yacht Fender Covers, Chafing Gear and fender Hooks –

July 14th, 2011 | Posted by SavvyBoater in Boat Fenders & Buoys - (Comments Off on New Yacht Mooring Gear Including Yacht Fenders, Yacht Fender Covers, Chafing Gear and fender Hooks –)

While SavvyBoater has always offered a broad selection of larger boat fenders suitable for commercial or yachting uses, we are pleased to announce that we’ve broadened our selection of yacht mooring products.  In addition to a great selection of yacht fenders including Polyform, MegaFend and Taylor Made, we’ve added chafing gear, fender hooks sized for …
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Watching Fireworks From Your Boat this 4th of July

June 30th, 2011 | Posted by SavvyBoater in Everything Boating & Fishing - (Comments Off on Watching Fireworks From Your Boat this 4th of July)

When I was growing up, we used to watch a fireworks display that was shot out over the Pacific Ocean from Cape Kiwanda in near Pacific City, Oregon.  It was a highlight of the summer to spend a day trolling for salmon the our dory,then head in and barbeque the catch.  This was followed by …
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A beautiful Scarab on a boat lift in Crystal River, Florida While our boat is small, it was still too large to check as luggage on our flight, so we met up with Captain Stacey Dunn in Crystal River, Florida. Stacey holds her 50 Ton Masters license, but since retiring spends her time on Manatee Conservation …
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