Win Steiner Binoculars!

Steiner Navigator Pro 7x50C

Jan 23, 2020

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The Toronto International Boat Show is currently underway and Canadian Yachting is on-site!  Visit us at booth 1741 for a chance to win a pair of Steiner Navigator Pro 7×50 Binoculars with Compass valued at $845 CAD! 

Can’t make it to the show?  Subscribe here before January 26 and you are automatically entred to win the binoculars!

Don’t forget to pick up your copy of the 2020 PORTS Cruising Guide for Georgian Bay, North Channel & Lake Huron – ask for it at The Rigging Shoppe, Nautical Mind, Fogh Marine, Fogh Boat Supplies in the Mariners Market.

Neptunus 650F Review

Neptunus 650F 400

By Andy Adams

Over the years Canadian Yachting has had the pleasure of doing several boat review articles on new Neptunus models and we are familiar with the qualities that Neptunus is famous for. They have all been exceptional yachts, but this is the one I would most want to own myself. It’s a personal choice and a matter of taste as to whether you would prefer to have a sedan express model or a flybridge but in my opinion, the flybridge layout offers some wonderful attributes.

We met with Neptunus Managing Director Jan Willem De Jong this past fall to take the new Neptunus 650F out in Lake Ontario. 

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The Other Virgin Islands

Sunset off St John

By Mark Stevens

I was first seduced by the United States Virgin Islands during a ferry ride from St. Thomas to Tortola to begin one of our earliest British Virgin Islands charters nearly twenty years ago.

A perfect sunset off St. John with St. Thomas views for backdrop.

Clearing Pillsbury Sound, surrounded by voluptuous emerald mountains as the ferry sliced through royal blue waters, I was struck by the unspoiled ambiance of St. John, the island gliding past our starboard beam and the irresistible charm of a village called Cruz Bay visible from our quarter stern.

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