Sinking is, without question, the worst nightmare of any boater. When your boat’s taking on water, however, there are some emergency measures you can take to keep it afloat. And when water starts rushing into the bilge, you’d better know to: 1. Plug the hole. Yes, this sounds obvious... Read more
Last Saturday I hitched up my boat, hauled it to the ramp, and set out in the pre-dawn hours with a weather forecast of sunny skies and calm winds. As usual, the forecast was off. Way off. In fact, as we cleared the river and hit the bay, the alleged... Read more