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Tuesday, October 20, 2020

The National Museum of the Great Lakes will continue their Halloween Boo on the Boat tradition by extending the event from one day to one week. Beginning Saturday, October 24 and concluding on Saturday, October 31 the museum will encourage young “goblins and ghouls” to visit the museum in costume to trick-or-treat aboard

tags: Events, Kids & Pets, Lake Erie

Friday, October 16, 2020

New York’s Lake Erie tributaries boast some of the highest angler catch rates for steelhead (rainbow trout) in the entire country, and the arrival of fall’s colors signals the beginning of the steelhead season. Favorite fishing destinations such as Cattaraugus, Eighteen Mile, and Chautauqua Creeks typically begin to cool

tags: Fishing, Lake Erie

Monday, October 12, 2020

The 13 unique parks comprising the Huron-Clinton Metroparks system in Southeast Michigan generate more than $90 million in direct visitor spending as well as millions more in other economic, environmental and health benefits each year across the five counties and hundreds of communities it serves, a new study by the Trust for Public

tags: COVID-19, Environmental Impact, Lake Huron, Lake St.Clair, Lifestyle

Friday, October 9, 2020

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources will hold a virtual public meeting to engage with stakeholders and discuss options for maintaining and improving the Green Bay and Lake Michigan smallmouth bass fishery. This virtual meeting will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 13 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Members of the public can access the

tags: Lake Michigan, Dept of Natural Resources, Fishing

Monday, October 5, 2020

After about 13 hours on the water, we were finding our way in the dark at the end of our Southbound journey for home... It had been an unhappy day on the lake. There was not enough wind to sail but enough to create waves suited to slam us from side to side for several hours until the first course turn. Being familiar with the route,

by: Theresa Remsberg

tags: Sailing, Lake Huron, Lifestyle

Monday, September 28, 2020

Established in 2018, West Michigan Yacht Sales serves the Great Lakes region with new boat and brokerage sales, as well as outboard service. As an authorized dealer for BRIG Rigid Inflatable Boats ranging in size from 9-34 feet, WMYS has experienced significant growth in the last 2-1/2 years. “Our customers truly appreciate the

tags: Lake Michigan, Company Expansions, Inflatable Boats

Sunday, September 27, 2020

A short drive from Cleveland or Toledo and just six miles south of the famous Bass Islands is one of the best kept secrets on the Great Lakes—Catawba Island Club and Marina. Founded to be a sportsmen’s haven with a focus on family, CIC’s roots date back to the powerboating surge of the late 1920s. In the more modern

tags: Boat Club, Destination, Lake Erie

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Preliminary results from surveys in the western basin of Lake Erie indicate more great news for Ohio anglers, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife. The 2020 walleye and yellow perch hatches are both above average and continue an exceptional era of fish production in the western basin of

tags: Dept of Natural Resources, Environmental Impact, Fishing, Lake Erie

Monday, September 21, 2020

Terry's Marine Service became an established business on October 6, 2015, when a young marine technician decided to turn his passion for all things boating into a business. On the beautiful shores of Lake Erie, in Marblehead, Ohio, Josh Terry began giving back to the industry he loves. A lifelong resident of Ottawa County, Josh grew

tags: Lake Erie, Service & Repair

Saturday, September 19, 2020

“It doesn’t get any better than this” is a favorite saying among boaters at Fair Point Marina, a beautiful 100-slip marina nestled on a peninsula between Lake Ontario and Little Sodus Bay in the small resort village of Fair Haven, New York. Water views abound in all directions from the marina and the seemingly

tags: Destination, Lake Ontario, Marina

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