Web Sites of Interest

United State Power Squadrons Sites

Commodore Uniform and Nautical Supplies
USPS Float Plan Template
The Society of Accredited Marine Surveyors
BoatUS Directory of Marine Surveyors, Great Lakes


Boat Equipment and Shoppinng Sites

BoatUS
Defender
Garelick
Garhauer
New Found Metals
Seaworthy Publications
Startpath School of Navigation
West Marine


FCC Related Sites

FCC Marine VHF Channels
FCC Forms and Fees
MMSI Numbers


Grand Traverse Bay Sites of Interest

America's Great Loop Cruiser Association
Grand Traverse Bay Underwater Preserve
Great Lakes Suttlebutt
Handbook of Michigan Boating Laws & Responsibilities
Inland Seas Education Association
U.S. Customs Pleasure Boats Reporting Requirements


Helpful Navigation Sites

View the Sky from any Lat/Long, any Date/Time Includes RA, Dec, Altitude & Azimuth of Sun, Moon and Planets.
Navigation Rules
Official Time


NOAA and Weather Related Sites

Current Conditiions, Grand Traverse Area (NWS/NOAA)
Radar for Northern Michigan (NWS/NOAA)
Satellite Image Visible (NASA)
National Data Buoy Center
Weather Watches and Warnings (NOAA Storm Prediction Center)
NWS/NOAA Gaylord Office
NOAA COAST PILOT, note: Great Lakes Pilot is #6
NOAA CHART UPDATES


State of Michigan Sites of Interest

Michigan Harbor Reservations
State of Michigan DNR


United States Coast Guard Sites

Coast Guard Boating Safety
Coast Guard Recalls and Safety Defects
Coast Guard Rescue 21, DSC Status and registration of MMSI
Notices To Mariners Ninth District
U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary National Web Site


Sites of General Interest

Boating Maintenance Tips
Classic Yacht Magazine FREE online magazine Wooden Boats old and new
Marlinespike Grog's Boating Knots
Rope Information from Samson