Waypoints


  • Daytrip Destination: Norwalk Islands, CT

    Boaters in central Connecticut are blessed with an amazing natural resource: the Norwalk Islands. This archipelago of some 25 low-lying isla...

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  • Daytrippin’: Hingham Shipyard Village

    If you haven’t visited the Hingham Shipyard Village on Hewitts Cove, inside the Weymouth Back River, you might want to put it on your list...

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  • The Legend of Nixes Mate

    Most Boston boaters are familiar with the black-and-white stone pyramid off the northeast tip of Long Island known as Nixes Mate. The marker...

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  • Lighthouse Profile: Minots Ledge Light

    Boaters on the South Shore of Massachusetts are no doubt familiar with stately Minots Ledge Lighthouse, which sold at auction for $222,000 i...

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  • 10 Great New England Launch Ramps

    New England trailer-boaters have it pretty good. Not only are they able to access a wide variety of destinations within a relatively small g...

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  • Fall Paddling on the Slocums River, South Dartmouth, MA

    Last weekend, my family visited the Slocums River in South Dartmouth, MA. This scenic tidal river is a gem that really shines in the fall, a...

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