This week we welcome Chris Gasiorek to chime in on the Dockwa Boater Blog: Chris not only heads up the Watercraft Preservation and Programs...
With no further ado: We invite you to check out the marinas and yacht clubs that are new on Dockwa and include them in your summer cruise itineraries! Make sure to click through to view more information on the many services, amenities and BoatUS discounts offered by each marina.
New England Marinas
DiMillo’s Kennebunk Marina in Maine provides safe harbor, efficient staff, dockage to accommodate vessels up to 90 feet comfortably, and a location just steps away from Kennebunkport's downtown restaurants and shops.
Tucked well into Hingham Bay, Wessagussett Yacht Club in North Weymouth, Massachusetts offers calm waters and a friendly atmosphere. Relax on the clubhouse deck overlooking the Boston Harbor Islands (one of our favorite National Parks) when you book a slip or mooring in advance, or pop by for a day trip!
Bristol, Rhode Island is home to the Herreshoff Marina Museum, the oldest Fourth of July parade in the country, and of course Bristol Harbor! Bristol's town docks are a quick walk to the center of town for sightseeing, restaurants, and provisions.
Harbor Lights Marina in Warwick, Rhode Island has your vacation waiting for you! Book your slip and get in a round of golf, take a dip in the pool, or just sit back and relax with a cocktail for an evening by the fire pits watching the sun set over Narragansett Bay.
Ballard's Marina on Block Island is now on Dockwa and space is filling up fast! Conveniently located in Old Harbor, Ballard's is just steps away from the island's best restaurants, shopping, and beaches.
Mystic Connecticut's Fort Rachel Marina offers 110 storm protected boat slips, can accommodate vessels up to 60 ft, professional staff, and each slip has its own shore power hook-up, cable TV, water, and complimentary Wi-Fi.
New York & New Jersey Marinas
Who doesn't like secluded restaurants, white sandy beaches, and New England charm? Book dock space at Cutchogue Harbor Marina or New Suffolk Shipyard and let the rest of your float plan fall into place around this relaxing destination. Once you're there, you can relax on the well-kept dock, walk to New Suffolk Village, or even join in for Wednesday night racing.
We're excited to welcome Waterfront Marina in Sag Harbor aboard! While enjoying your stay at this high-quality marina, visit the Sag Harbor Whaling and Historical Museum, take in a show at the Sag Harbor theater, or relax on the beaches.
Lawrence Yacht & Country Club Marina in Nassau County, New York offers 135 floating slips and can accommodate yachts up to 90 feet in length. While this marina is well-protected, it's also just two miles from the ocean via Debs inlet/East Rockaway inlet.
At The Marina at Southwinds in picturesque Forked River, New Jersey you can relax surrounded by cedar pines, explore ashore, or take a 10 minute ride to Barnegat Bay for fishing and crabbing at the aforementioned Tice's Shoal on the backside of Island Beach State Park.
We're excited to welcome Kammerman's Marina aboard! Now you can roll up to Atlantic City's boardwalks, beaches, and casinos in yachting style, but spend your time aboard out of reach of the AC's noise and nightlife.
Chesapeake & Great Lakes Marinas
Joining the slew of Annapolis marinas that have caught the Dockwa bug, Horn Point Harbor Marina is online and ready to take your reservations! With the eight-foot-thick asphalt pier and breakwater, your boat will be well protected while you take in the best view of Annapolis' open water. Horn Point Harbor is one of only three marinas in Annapolis able to provide dockage to large motor and sailing yachts!
The Southport Marina in Kenosha is gives you an excellent opportunity to explore the Great Lakes region by boat. Conveniently located in the center of Kenosha's new Harbor Park Development, Southport is within walking distance to restaurants and services.
Whether you're taking on the ICW or planning your first cruise along Florida's west coast, Bradenton Beach Marina has your boating needs covered. It's full-service, chock-full of amenities, and located just off the Intracoastal Waterway between Tampa Bay and Sarasota Bay on beautiful Anna Maria Island – just minutes from the Gulf of Mexico. For cruisers with more time to spare, rent a jetski, take out a pontoon boat, or cast a line!
Make your way to Mile Marker 92 for a stay at Boatman’s Mangrove Marina in Taavenir, Florida, the largest full-service marina in the upper keys. Perfect for live-aboards, this “hurricane hole” marina is well-protected by hardy mangrove trees.
There you have it! You can now book slips or moorings at the marinas, yacht clubs, and shipyards above through Dockwa in just moments.