Regional Updates

Regional Updates
Southern Boating is your source for information about the most popular boating regions of the United States. Our detailed Regional Updates cover the Bahamas, the Caribbean, the Chesapeake Bay area, Florida’s Gulf Coast, the North Gulf Coast and the South Atlantic Coast. Our editorial team is constantly adding new content for you to check out geared toward anglers, cruiser and sailors alike. If your destination is the Bahamas, you’ve come to the right place. The Bahamas is one of Southern Boating’s favorite locales. Here you’ll find a wealth of information about coral reefs, caves, festivals, lobster season, national parks, helpful tips and ways to find other cruisers in the area and much more! Cruising the Caribbean is a dream come true for many boaters. Southern Boating is your resource for great information about this beautiful location including: fishing tournaments, sailing regattas in St. Maarten, sailing week in Antigua, food in the French Caribbean, trekking through unspoiled places in Belize and the must see islands of the British Virgin Islands. If you are planning to travel to the Chesapeake Bay area, check out articles about Summer Boat Shows and Events, Up to Date Fishing Regulations, Family Events and Sailing Schools, Marina openings and closings and much more! Florida’s Gulf Coast is the perfect destination for yachtsmen, cruisers and fishermen. Browse Southern Boating’s articles for fishing tips as well as insight about popular destinations such as Sanibel, Captiva Island and places off the beaten path. The North Gulf Coast is a unique and scenic place to spend time on the water. offers entertaining and informative articles for those who reside in or are traveling to this area, from the Lone Star State to Alabama. The Southern Atlantic Coast is the yachting capital of the United States including South Florida, the Carolinas, and Georgia. A wealth of details about hot destinations like Charleston, Miami and the Outer Banks will help make your next boating adventure amazing.
Seen at Hart-Miller Island State Park: American Oyster catcher

Hart-Miller Island

There’s more to do these days on the man-made Hart-Miller Island. The transition from dredge dumpsite to wildlife habitat and state park for mariners,...

Bahamas Fishing Tournaments

Bahamas Fishing Tournaments Many fishing tournaments are held in The Bahamas throughout the year. While the following is certainly not a complete list, it gives...
white sound and lubbers quarters cay

White Sound and Lubbers Quarters Cay

White Sound and Lubbers Quarters Cay Hope Town Harbour is one of the most popular destinations in the Abacos for cruisers and tourists. But the...

Little Harbor, Great Abaco

The Bahamas Updates for April 2017 are a new type of fun in the sun! From throwback resorts in Little Harbor, Great Abaco to...
Florida Gulf Updates April 2017

Florida Gulf Updates April 2017

Sand 'Fantaseas', new electronic boat shuttles, lingering Red Tide effects and more in the Florida Gulf Updates April 2017. Sugar Sand Fantasea  Anyone with children understands...