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Ballard Locks kicks off Centennial Weekend Events Friday

Join the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers as they kickoff the 4th of July weekend with several Centennial events, including the Hiram M. Chittenden Locks (Ballard Locks) 100th Anniversary ceremony, 10 a.m., July 4. The weekend begins June 30 with Military and First Responder Appreciation Day, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Armed Services organizations and City […]

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Dock Talk: Cautionary tales from Reid Harbor

As most local boaters know, the Washington State Parks system struggles to maintain the large amount of infrastructure that makes up the marine parks and, occasionally, the lack of maintenance creates dangerous situations. Over Memorial Day weekend we were in Reid Harbor and were going out to prawn at high slack when we noticed a white […]

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Video: R2AK gets underway on Thursday!

The annual Race 2 Alaska starts on Thursday morning in Port Townsend, Washington. Like many of you, we’ll once again be watching along and updating the race tracker constantly throughout the competition. Here’s a short video from the CBS Sunday Morning show featuring the race and its varied cast of characters.

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