children's life jackets

How To Fit Children's Life Jackets

How do you fit a  life jackets for your kids? Let's get the legal out of the way first. U.S. federal law requires that every boat has one life jacket per person on board. Additionally, the Coast Guard requires children under 13 to…


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Choosing The Best Boat Shoes

Boat Shoes Buying Guide This article was featured in EnjoyOutdoors.com Style and comfort, boat shoes are a unique blend of both these aspects. These incredible shoes allow you to dazzle your look at different occasions. Be it a classy…


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9 Best Charities to Save Our Oceans

These Are the 9 Best Charities to Save Our Oceans FROM THE READER SUPPORTED SITE IMPACTFUL NINJA PROVIDING YOU WITH ACTIONABLE INSIGHTS TO HELP MAKE A POSITIVE IMPACT ON THE WORLD & SOCIETY. Our oceans are struggling with the…


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15 Ways to Help Protect the Ocean and Coasts, Regardless of Where You Live

This article was featured in https://www.surfrider.org/ Since releasing the first stainless steel, BPA-free reusable water bottle in 2004, our friends at Klean Kanteen have stayed true to their mission.  They work hard to bring benefit to…


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Do you have your California Boaters Card?

Do you have your California Boaters Card yet? Remember to get your California Boaters Card this year if you're 45 years or younger.  As of January 1, 2022, California law requires that all boaters 45 years of age or younger carry the…


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How to Obtain Your MMSI Number

We get this question all the time, so we decided to do a blog post for our inquiring clients. Although VHF radios are not required on recreational boats under 65.5 feet long, you should have one for the obvious safety reasons. It allows…


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THINKING ABOUT BUYING A USED BOAT?

A LITTLE BIT IF KNOWLEDGE CAN SAVE YOU A                     WHOLE LOT OF TROUBLE Used boats can offer a great value or a big headache. How can you know what you're getting into before you take the leap and close the deal? Get some…


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What Is the Best Marketplace to List Boats for Sale?

When it comes time to sell your boat, you don’t want to spend months showing your boat every weekend to unqualified buyers and waiting for offers only for them to be below market value. This costs not only your patience but also your…


NEW: How Boat Clubs Work & 5 Reasons You Should Join Ours

Interested in boat clubs just unsure how they work? Are you interested in exploring the boating lifestyle but not sure if you're ready to invest in a new or used boat? Do you want to enjoy a boating lifestyle without all the costs of…


NEW Behind The Scenes: Lagoon 42 From Delivery To New Owners

The new owners of our Lagoon 42 came into our office looking to get into boating. They had a dream where they planned to take the next 5 years to learn how to boat and go on coastal cruises so they could build the confidence to then buy…


NEW Behind The Scenes: From Boat Delivery To New Owner - Lagoon 42

Have you ever wondered what the journey is like for a boat delivery when the factory is in France and how it makes it all the way to the San Francisco Bay and down to our docks?


Got Cabin Fever?

Is another lock-down getting to you? Cabin fever starting to set in? The only thing keeping ours at bay is that we're busy helping people escape to the water! The relationship of boating to our health has been well documented…


Powerboats - Power Plays

MEET YOUR MATCH Powerboats - When the world feels chaotic and you need a break what's more relaxing than the water? Well, we've got the perfect escape vessels for you.


National Absurdity Day - Join The Fun!

"Absurdity, which refers to the illogical, unreasonable or nonsensical has been widely studied and written about. In fiction and humor, the absurd is usually used to make a nuanced point about human behavior. Lewis Carol's Alice in…


Stranded On A Desert Island Contest Results

Recently we had a Stranded On A Desert Island Contest, where we had participants pretend they were dropped off by a cruise ship at a deserted island for a tour.


Stranded on a desert island

Let's play a little game where you are stranded. You're on a cruise ship, and it's dropped you at a deserted island for a tour. It accidentally left you there and you find yourself stranded.  It will never return!  Frequently used…


4 Quick Tips For Boat Buyers

Needing some tips for boat buyers? There's lots of benefits to boat ownership. The main ones are stress reduction, exercise, connecting with your family and nature more intimately, keeping a sharp mind by learning new skills, and of…


One Man’s Inspiration for Buying a New Boat

Jose's Inspirational Story for Buying a New Boat I recently met Jose after he contacted Passage Nautical about buying a new Beneteau Oceanis 30. He had done quite a bit of research and had many questions. I was curious about what inspired…


3 Reasons Why Now Is The Best Time To Consider Selling Your Boat

Is your boat just sitting at the dock? If so, it might be time to consider selling your boat or trading it in for one that's better suited to your lifestyle these days. Here's why.


JUST SOLD: Beneteau Barracuda 27

Congratulations to the new owners of the 2020 Beneteau Barracuda 27! This is a fantastic boat if you love the water, fishing, diving or cruising. We're sure you'll have many amazing adventure stories to create with this beautiful…


Resources: Create Your Own Adventure Story

Are you ready to start creating your own life adventure story? This week we have resources to inspire you to take the leap of faith in creating your own boating adventure.


JUST SOLD: Beneteau Oceanis 41.1 & 30.1

We're excited to announce two of our new beautiful Beneteau Oceanis boats have been sold and are getting ready to be delivered to their new happy owners! Congratulations to the new owners and thank you for allowing us to help you make…


3 Resources To Grow Your Boating Passion

Learn how to grow your boating passion while the shelter in place order due the COVID 19 has forced us all to stay home in order to keep everyone safe! Although it's been difficult and challenging especially for those of us who love to be…