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Armstrong 25 Weekender Catamaran

The advantages of aluminum construction, the ruggedness of a commercial boat, and the stability and space offered in a catamaran come together in the Armstrong 25 Weekender. Armstrong Marine, Inc. of Port Angeles, Washington builds this boat (and many larger … Continue reading

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Glacier Bay Cat 2680 Completes 2700 Mile Odyssey

Glacier Bay Catamaran’s model 2680 made a 2700 mile odyssey between Seattle, WA and Glacier Bay, AK, no small accomplishment for a boat this size. This is also the vessel which completed a 1378 mile run to Midway Island in … Continue reading

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Acadia 25 Lobster Boat – Old Fashioned Excellence

Built to look and handle the water in the manner of traditional lobster boats, the Acadia 25 doesn’t disappoint. The Florida-built boat boasts standing headroom in the forward V-berth and amenities found on much larger craft. Atlas Boat Works in … Continue reading

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C-Dory Venture 26

Just say the name C-Dory in a place full of boating enthusiasts, and you’ll get an idea of the following this company has. Manufacturer of some 9 models of vessels, this maker is perhaps the largest, most recognized builder of … Continue reading

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Seaway 24 Coastal Cruiser

The Seaway 24 Coastal Cruiser has been called a “close cousin” to the Rosborough RF-246, and the boat resembles the Rosborough at first glance.  There are some significant differences both in construction and layout, and some conceptual differences in the … Continue reading

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SIGHTING – Rosborough RF-246 At Coupeville, WA

It was a glorious day on the Saratoga Passage which separates the Washington mainland from Whidbey Island. Penn Cove is located off the northern reaches of the Saratoga, on Whidbey Island, and is home to the scenic seaside town of Coupeville, where … Continue reading

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NEWSPOINT – Marinaut 215 Appoints Exclusive Dealer

NEWSPOINT – Olympia, WA based Toland Marine announced that the its new line of Marinaut boats (currently the Marinaut 215) has an exclusive dealership. The representation agreement for the boat line was awarded to E.Q. Marine, located at scenic Cornet Bay, … Continue reading

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