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Take a tour of the Northwest School of Wooden Boatbuilding with

The folks at recently completed an excellent video tour of the beloved Northwest School of Wooden Boatbuilding in Port Hadlock, Washington. We’ve had a thorough tour of their facilities as well, and consider the school to be a true gem in the Pacific Northwest. Click here or on the image below to take the video tour. And […]

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Scarlet the Fairhaven Flyer

One September evening we were returning from English Camp to our boat Windsong in Westcott Bay by dingy. We sighted a familiar boat from Anacortes anchored in the bay. Walt Guterbach and his wife Susan were returning from their summer sailing in parts north and making their way back to home port. We stopped by […]

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Swiftsure (Lightship 83): Preserving the past to benefit the future (Video)

Here’s a great video about the history of Swiftsure (Lightship 83) and its ongoing restoration that must have slipped by us when it came out last year. She’s currently located at the Historic Ships Wharf in Lake Union Park, Seattle. Swiftsure, along with Arthur Foss, are open to the public for viewing, educational programs, special events, tugboat overnight programs and vessel stewardship […]

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