U.S. Atlantic

Find upcoming events from Maine to Florida, along with detailed destination reviews of major hubs and lesser-known small towns. If you’re looking for the best cruiser resources, you’ve come to the right place. Each month, Southern Boating posts Regional Reports that cover the Atlantic Coast in detail. Chesapeake, Southeast Seaboard, the Carolinas, and down to Miami, Southern Boating keeps you updated on marinas, events and the resources you’ll need to successfully navigate the U.S. Atlantic.

Inside the Outer Banks

Inside the Outer Banks Cruising the sounds of North Carolina’s east coast is full of adventure.  One of the wildest watery destinations for boaters on the East Coast of the U.S. is North…

Bungalows Key Largo

Divine Disconnection Escape life’s everyday hassles at the luxurious Bungalows Key Largo. Paradise awaits at Bungalows Key Largo, a secluded, all-inclusive resort set within a botanical garden edged by the ocean. This…

Ocean Reef, a residential club unlike any other

Ocean Reef Club Convenient to the Bahamas and encompassed by the famed waters of the Florida Keys, Ocean Reef Club’s 175-slip marina is nothing short of world class. One of finest marinas…

Lighthouses of the Outer Banks

Lighthouses of the Outer Banks The Outer Banks of North Carolina are a string of barrier islands jutting out into the Atlantic Ocean. Beyond them are the treacherous waters of “The Graveyard…

Virginia Fishing Road Trip!

Road Trip! Head to Virginia’s most eastern coast for a fishing getaway. By Chris Knauss – Southern Boating June 2020 Anglers seeking a diversity of fish while visiting a relatively small region…

Destination Key Largo

This Key’s for You Trailer your boat down to Key Largo to experience the island life. By Steve Davis, Southern Boating March 2020 Key Largo is the first key that land yachts…

Ponte Vedra Beach Resort

Ponte Vedra Inn & Club

Wanna Get Away? Along a wide stretch of beach just south of Jacksonville, Florida, is a place to cast away and clear your soul. By Steve Davis, Southern Boating January 2020 The…

Southern Charm – Explore South Carolina

Southern Charm Create memories and take the time to experience a cruise along South Carolina’s ICW. Written by: Bob Arrington South Carolina may not be the longest stretch of the Atlantic Intracoastal…

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Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia Push your boundaries and head east from Maine’s northern coast to discover the rugged charm of one of Nova Scotia. It’s time to stretch your cruising boundaries to a place…

Maine Cruising Itinerary

Maine Cruising Itinerary Take a week to explore the coastal life from Portland to Camden with this Maine cruising itinerary. Who wouldn’t want a chance to get a taste of cosmopolitan Portland,…

Top 5 Fishing Spots in the Southeast

Top 5 Fishing Spots in the Southeast What’s better than a weekend boating and fishing trip? Not much in our book. Whether you like rivers and creeks, or the open ocean, the…

Marine Education

Marine Education Boaters know the value of healthy oceans better than almost anyone. Whether your interest is fishing or cruising, no one wants to do it in unhealthy water. Get schooled and…

Fall Boating

Fall Boating Experience Fall Boating in the Northeast Cool. Crisp. Clean. You have to love fall boating in the Northeast, even if signs show that the end of the summer boating season…

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The Coimbra’s Oil Issue

The Coimbra’s Oil Issue The Coimbra make have sunk, but it created a haven for fish. The early morning hours of January 15, 1942, were fateful for the British supply ship Coimbra,…

Artificial Reefs in New York

Artificial Reefs in New York New York is growing its footprint of artificial reefs. But the state needs help. In what has been the largest expansion of New York State’s artificial reef…