cajun navy

The Cajun Navy

Gordon Pass in Naples, Florida

Historic Naples, Florida

U.S. Gulf

U.S. Gulf
Warmer waters make for cooler cruising. Southern Boating publishes a U.S. Gulf Coast Regional Report each month to make your Gulf Coast cruising a success. Chock-full of information for everywhere from the panhandle of Florida to the tip of Texas—Southern Boating gives you the lowdown on all events, happenings, marinas, destinations, and more!

Mollusk Mania on Florida’s Forgotten Coast

July brings with it a unique tradition for recreational boat owners on Florida’s Big Bend on the Gulf Coast—bay scallop season. A run of...

Port Charlotte, Florida

Charlotte Harbor on Florida’s Gulf Coast will have you planning a return trip before you even leave. Everyone loves a great comeback story. Celebrating with...

Gulf Coast Shellfish Festivals

Fall shellfish festival season opens Labor Day Weekend. Louisana The shellfish festivals start with Morgan City’s popular Louisiana Shrimp and Petroleum Festival August 30th to September...

Texas Dredges to Restore their Coastal Economy

The Laguna Madre on the Texas coast is one of the most remote, picturesque and forgotten cruising grounds on the Gulf Coast. Situated between...

Is the Lone Star State’s Cruising Scene Running Dry?

Texas, like much of the West, has been battling ferocious droughts for much of this decade. The effects are cascading throughout the boating world...

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