Gone Fish’n With Friends!

Not the boat we were on, but one of the few out at our fishing spot. He beat us there. Note the THREE 250 hp engines. Yeaoch!

This weekend had a double whammy of fun down in Reedville Va. As you know we picked up twin Hemis and then on Sunday Morning around 530 AM went Rock fishing out on the Chesapeake Bay.. Thanks to pal Jim…

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A Quick End To Summer

We took Suzy out with our new Fairbault blanket..

Well, it was 72 outside, perfect crisp air, a raibow of color on the leaves.. And a 30 mph wind! What the hell.. I had set aside time for a nice last gasp ride on Suzy to end a summer…

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Bring On The Classic Color Of Classic Boating!

Bobs perfect 1957 Chris Craft Custom Runabout 'Relax" headed out to enjoy the colors of fall.

For many of us this past weekend was a wonderful brisk run in Mahogany on the blue waters mixed with the shades of fall.  For us here at Woody Boater we headed up to our annual Last fall gasp on…

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The First Last Gasp Of The Season! Ugh!

Alone at the dock ready to go one last time.

Thanks to long time fellow Woody Boater Paul And Karen Harrison for sharing this wonderful and sad final day of summer for their beloved multi award winning Gar Wood up in the great North West.


Our last day of…

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Lake Tahoe Seen By Ayers!

Tahoe from the air

It’s not a typo, its a bad pun.. Fellow Woody Boater Don Ayers went Drone shooting on Lake Tahoe during the big Tahoe show in August. You know, when it was cold out! Anyway, Don got the footage together…

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Kent O. Smith’s Big Report From Clayton! Over 28 Photos and A Bonus!

The display at the Antique Boat Museum ( has been arranged to look like a vintage motorboat show.

As promised fellow Woody Boater and reporter with a great eye Kent O. Smith Jr reports in with some very nice exclusive pictures from this years big 50th Anniversary Clayton Antique Boat show at the Antique Boat Museum. Take it…

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Chad, Matt B And The Gang From Wooden Runabout Co. Tear Up Torch Lake!

The Woody Boater gang heads out on Torch Lake for the big annual Cruise For the cure event!

Chad, Matt B sent us in these fun photos from Torch lake while at the 2014 Cruising For The Cure… event. This is a fun get together on one of the worlds most amazing Lakes. Combined with some of the

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The 25th Annual Chris Craft Rendezvous Officially Starts!

If the cruisers Rock'n?

Thanks to fellow Woody Boater Ron Stevenson we get transoms today! As Ron reports.. “The Chris Craft Rendezvous officially starts today and runs through Sunday. Almost 100, that is ONE HUNDRED cruisers are signed up for this event on

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Brand New For Winter – Express* Red Long Sleeve T Shirts!

We are very excited to offer our fellow Woody boaters a nice 2014 Winter collection Long sleeve t-shirt. This way you can keep...

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Rememebr that little fiberglass Sea Skiff we featured on ebay a while back! There she is at the International Show! new owner and big ACBS President Brian Gagnon knows how to have some fun!

If There Is A Woody Lake In Heaven, This Is It!

What could be better than stunning weather, with a group of pals that all want to do one thing! Go boating. Here is a...

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Our pal and fellow Woody Boater Charles Mistele at the helm of Miss America IX.. Now that is a hat!

Breaking News – Hagerty Names 2014 Hall Of Fame Inductees!

We interrupt part two of the Pacific Northwest ACBS Story for some humbling news. To Quote the news from the Hagerty website, “The Hagerty...

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M-Fine’s M-ighty Fine Penn Yan!

We talked about a bit in previous stories, but today its all about the M -fine Penn Yan. Officially a 1976 Bicentennial Penn...

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Tommy Mertaugh Memorial Scholarship Fund At The Great Lakes Boat Building School.

Late yesterday we received this note from The Great Lakes Boat Building School and E. James Mertaugh family regarding a new scholarship in the...

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