Destinations


  • Magical Mattapoisett

    Mattapoisett holds a special place in my heart, as it happens to be my home port. When I moved to this small, salty town on the western shor...

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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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  • Lighthouse Profile: Tarpaulin Cove Light, Gosnold, MA

    Tarpaulin Cove Light sits on the southern shore of Naushon Island in the Elizabeth Islands chain, on a knoll overlooking its namesake cove. ...

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  • Exploring the Wareham River

    The Wareham River, which flows into the extreme northwestern corner of upper Buzzards Bay, has a rich maritime history dating back to pre-Co...

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  • Harpswell’s Hidden Gems

    A boater could spend an entire summer poking around the waters surrounding this magical Maine destination. Many do just that. By Ken Textor ...

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  • A Wickford Good Time

    Richard Smith knew a good thing when he saw it. In 1637, the intrepid settler from Massachusetts built a large house overlooking what is now...

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