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Boot Key Harbor Holiday Boat Parade

Boot Key Harbor Holiday Boat Parade

Best place to watch event, as the judges choose winners here!

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Dockside of the Moon Full Moon Celebration & Christmas Potluck

Dockside of the Moon Full Moon Celebration & Christmas Potluck

Come Celebrate Christmas with Dockside Tropical Cafe

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New Year’s Eve Celebration

New Year’s Eve Celebration

Dockside Tropical Cafe New Year’s Eve Celebration

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Vintage Attitude: Need it, Or Want it?

Vintage Attitude: Need it, Or Want it?

Taking you back to an adventure long… yet not so long ago.

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Awesome Outposters (33 Pictures)

Awesome Outposters (33 Pictures)

AWESOME submissions by AWESOME Outposters!

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►Cruisers Party: St. Maarten

►Cruisers Party: St. Maarten

Map Unavailable When? 02/06/2016 WHEN:       February 06 2016 WHERE​:     Kimshaw Beach in St. Maarten Full Details TBD  

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►Caribbean Cruiser Party: BVI

►Caribbean Cruiser Party: BVI

Map Unavailable When? 01/30/2016 WHEN:      January 30 2016 WHERE:    Cane Garden Bay BVI at Myetts Full Details TBD  

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►St. Petersburg Party

December Cruisers Party in St. Petersburg Power and Sail Show

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Taking a Vulcan Out for a Cruise: Or, How to “Live Long and Prosper”

Taking a Vulcan Out for a Cruise: Or, How to “Live Long and Prosper”

By: Alex Blackwell Rocna’s new Vulcan anchor is the latest addition to the modern scoop type anchors. Incorporating elements from several of its forebears, Peter Smith (originator or the Rocna) designed it specifically for larger powerboats, which have hitherto often been unable to accommodate a modern scoop type anchor. One factor that made the Rocna […]

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Awesome Outpsters (19 Pictures)

Awesome Outpsters (19 Pictures)

Your latest gallery of Outposter submissions.

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Awesome Outposters (24 Pictures)

Awesome Outposters (24 Pictures)

Another great gallery of pictures from Cruising Outposters.

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Vintage Attitude – Sugar Donuts

Vintage Attitude – Sugar Donuts

Jody and I decided to anchor in a very small and tucked away bay on the Island of Tahaa in the Society Islands of French Polynesia.  For the previous couple months we’d had visitors who’d flown in to sail with us, and all of a sudden we found ourselves, just the two of us, with […]

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Awesome Outposters (36 Pictures)

Awesome Outposters (36 Pictures)

Your latest gallery of Cruising Outposters!

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Podcast: The Sailing Lifestyle – Do You Want the Dream or Reality?

Podcast: The Sailing Lifestyle – Do You Want the Dream or Reality?

Podcast #103 from Bob Bitchin!

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Were 1960’s The Last Great Age of Sail? An Essex Boy Remembers

By John Simpson When I was ten my father sold his old 12 ton smack ‘Dauntless’ and moved further down the River Crouch from Brandy Hole. My parents bought (a younger) 1906 30ft Falmouth yawl called ‘Patience’ with a lovely canoe stern. Keeping her on Tucker-Brown’s mooring at Burnham. Mum, my sister Pat and I […]

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Awesome Outposters (42 Pictures)

Awesome Outposters (42 Pictures)

Your latest gallery of pictures from Cruising Outposters.

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Podcast: To Go Or Not To Go

Podcast: To Go Or Not To Go

Another great podcast from Bob Bitchin.

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Vintage Attitude: Wrong Way Bob

Vintage Attitude: Wrong Way Bob

Wrong Bay Bob.  That is what they are calling me (I get no respect!) after a “little mishap” on the New Zealand Share the Sail, the story of which is in this issue.  Yes folks, I did it.  I screwed up! Oh, it’s not like this is the first time I have done so.  Oh […]

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South Through Indonesia In 1975

By John Simpson We left Singapore heading south towards the end of July 1975 on a 550 nm passage, bound for the Sunda Strait; between Java and the bottom of Sumatra. Hoping to pick up the SE Trades, then cross the southern part of the Indian Ocean. ‘Kalayanee’ was a 40ft. Thai built, Canadian Sampson […]

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2015 Newport International Cruisers’ Party

2015 Newport International Cruisers’ Party

Newport, RI – September 19, 2015 The weather couldn’t have been better for the Cruising Outpost Cruiser’s Party Saturday night.  About 600 people started the party.  There were 5 kegs of Heineken Light donated by Heineken to start the party right, and then we had 150 pizzas from Papa Geno’s arrive about 6:30 to help […]

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Awesome Outposters (37 Pictures)

Awesome Outposters (37 Pictures)

Another great gallery of images from Outposters.

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Vintage Attitude: Easy Passage?  No.. We Need Passion!

Vintage Attitude: Easy Passage? No.. We Need Passion!

We were smacking into a 30 knot headwind, with seas that were said to be 13 feet, but felt more like 30.  We were about as tight on the wind as we could get.  When the autopilot would swing us closer to 30 degrees than 40, we would slam into an oncoming wave and come […]

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Podcast: Turn Left Instead of Right

Podcast: Turn Left Instead of Right

Podcast #117 from Bob Bitchin.

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Awesome Outposters (61 Pictures)

Awesome Outposters (61 Pictures)

Take your mind off the world with Outposters on the water.

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“CHASING ICE” Captures Largest Glacier Calving Ever Filmed

“CHASING ICE” Captures Largest Glacier Calving Ever Filmed

This rare footage has gone on record as the largest glacier calving event ever captured on film, by the 2016 Guiness Book of World Records.

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Vintage Attitude – A Voyage Is Like Life Itself!

Vintage Attitude – A Voyage Is Like Life Itself!

Can you imagine if everyone’s life was judged on where or how it ends?  You know what I mean.  If everything a person has done in his or her lifetime meant nothing more than where it lead to when the time has run out, it would all be kinda silly, wouldn’t it? Well, a voyage […]

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Awesome Outposters (30 Pictures)

Awesome Outposters (30 Pictures)

Your latest gallery of awesome pictures from Outposters.

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Podcast: Turning Sailing Mistakes Into Lessons

Podcast: Turning Sailing Mistakes Into Lessons

Podcast #107 from Bob Bitchin

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Furuno USA’s 15K Fan Fest Giveaway

Furuno USA’s 15K Fan Fest Giveaway

Furuno USA’s 15K Fan Fest Giveaway offers you the chance to win a GP1670F Chart Plotter/Fish Finder and a NavNet TZtouch2 MFD Whether you use social media or not, there’s no denying that it is here to stay. Some use it to connect with old friends and to share memories with family, while others use […]

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Awesome Outposters (35 Pictures)

Awesome Outposters (35 Pictures)

Pictures from the adventurers and explorers of Cruising Outpost.

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