Whale Ho!

3/29/2017 - [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QBn9I8K9tZg?list=PLrPiQIeOoQZEEqImUSA42DwEw0YSSM-dk[/embed] The CHARLES W. MORGAN sails with the whales on Stellwagen Bank. July 11, 2014 https://www.mysticseaport.org/explore/morgan/ Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QBn9I8K9tZg?list=PLrPiQIeOoQZEEqImUSA42DwEw0YSSM-dk SEE MORE

Visitng Mystic Seaport By Water

3/29/2017 - [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OvIuHMJbPtc[/embed] Half the fun of Mystic Seaport can be getting there by the water. From all points north and south, the route up Fishers Island Sound leads to the gorgeous Mystic River, and shortly thereafter, to the stunning Mystic Seaport. Mystic Seaport is the nation's leading maritime museum. Founded in… SEE MORE

New Arey’s Pond Catboat Nominated for Classic Boat Award

12/29/2014 - [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rJdmfkoyonM[/embed] We are proud to announce that the newly designed 19' Arey's Pond Boat Yard Caracal has been nominated for the Classic Boat 2015 Award: Spirit of Tradition, under 40 ft. Since debuting at the 2014 WoodenBoat Show in Mystic, Connecticut, the Caracal has built a name for itself, winning… SEE MORE

Wolfe’s Neck Farm: Camping, Coffee and Cows on Casco Bay

9/29/2014 - [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ORge591XiGk[/embed] While there are many benefits to life on Cape Cod, the rush of summer traffic is not one of them. As sure as the return of the barn swallows, visitors flock to the beaches and bars of the Cape on the first warm weekend of the year. As the… SEE MORE

Stuart Knockabout Enjoying Perfect Sailing in Mystic Harbor

9/29/2014 - [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lSc4UZo4uPU[/embed] Ben My Chree made a real showing at the 2014 WoodenBoat Show in Mystic. The original Stuart Knockabout, Design No.53, took first place for best restoration in the sail category. The weather for the weekend was everything a sailor could dream of: sunny skies, steady breeze, and a harbor… SEE MORE

24 Hours to Marion: An Overnight in Sippican Harbor

9/29/2014 - [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y3oDsFZmlnw[/embed] Life gets hectic. Between real word responsibilities and daily life, finding the time to get away is nearly impossible. For me, it only gets worse during the summer months. A few weeks ago, I had 24 hours of freedom and I finally made my escape. I packed the coffee,… SEE MORE

Sneak Peek: Check Out Volvo Ocean Race Yachts in Newport

5/29/2014 - [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TItfP20KQho[/embed] The 2014-15 Volvo Ocean Race isn't officially arriving in Newport until May 2015, but sailing fans in New England won't have to wait that long to see these hotshot sailors and their incredible yachts. Team SCA, an all-women entry into the race, is using a transatlantic crossing to train… SEE MORE

A Classic in Motion, Under Sail: Aileen

10/29/2013 - [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bcQ-tzLYh7k[/embed] Billy Black has created a fabulous video of the 48' Sparkman & Stephens daysailer we launched in 2010. Enjoy his great photographs and some wonderful commentary on what makes this a truly unique yacht that ideally matches her owner's wishes. For more projects by Lyman-Morse Boatbuilding Company, click here.… SEE MORE

Nantucket Sailing Movie to Premiere at Summer Film Fests

6/29/2013 - [embed]https://www.vimeo.com/35427396[/embed] After four years of hard work, a new film featuring the work of New England's finest boatbuilders, designers, photographers, and filmmakers will be unveiled this summer at film festivals in Massachusetts and Rhode Island. Wood/Sails/Dreams, directed by Nantucket Island filmmaker John Stanton and narrated by WoodenBoat Magazine founder Jon… SEE MORE

Splitting a Stone, Connecting Belfast With Its Harbor

5/29/2013 - [embed]https://www.vimeo.com/27880797[/embed] It ought to go without saying, but without public access to the water, most of us would be landlubbers. Maintaining public access to our coastal shores is, though, a delicate balancing act between preserving landowners' individual rights and providing the masses with a way of reaching the water. The… SEE MORE