Boat Shows

50th Annual Antique Boat Show Part II – Kent O. Smith Jr Does It One More TIme!

Ah, “Baby Bootlegger”… the gentleman at the helm is the caretaker, not just of Bootlegger, but the Mittler collection boats and cars.  He maintains them, shows them, runs them.  How’s that for a job?  But if you prefer to own her, she’s available…rumors flew around the show that an offer of $2M was turned down.

OK, OK, now its just getting silly! Kent O. Smith is making all of us ordinary iphone reporters look lame. The shots from Clayton and captions are insane perfect and just wait til you get to the bottom to see,…

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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 (www.abm.org) 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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More Live -ish Updates From Clayton!

Clayton! Stunning!

We have a small taste today of more Clayton magic thanks to Kent O. Smith Jr and Michael Folsom from the Antique Boat Museum who sent us nice drone footage shot before the crowds clog the docks.
 
 
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Kent O. Smith Jr Reports In From Clayt O.N 2014

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Thanks to Kent and his amazing eyeball we get a little taste of this years big Clayton show. We will have a full report later, and knowing Kent the shots will be stunning, so we are more than happy to…

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Late Live-ish From The Skaneateles ACBS Show Last Week. Wow!

1938 Gar Wood with an experimental painted-canvas deck in forest green!

Thanks to fellow Woody Boater by Rich Marschner and photographer Carri Marschner for reporting in better late than never from last weeks Skaneateles show.  This show is always the week before this weekends huge Clayton Show. Stay tuned for that…

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Little Show Late Live-ish From The 4th Annual OACBS Sicamous Antique & Classic Boat Show

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Thanks to long time fellow Woody Boater Karen Harrison for today’s amazing header of Satin Doll.  Karen and Paul’s stunning 19′ Barrel Back, which is now on its way to Lake Tahoe for the big show next week, and also…

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Lake Tahoe Concours – 26 Barrelbacks Confirmed For 2014, Vintage V-12s For 2015!

Ol' Glory

The 2014 Lake Tahoe Concours d’Elegance entry list is now complete with 70 wooden boats registered, including 26 Marque Class Barrelbacks confirmed. We are excited to announce that Tahoe Yacht Club President David Olson has now confirmed that the Marque…

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From Clayton To Tahoe, It’s Big Boat Show Season In Merica!

You can take a ride in Clayton out into the Thousand Island area. A MUST SEE!

From this weeks big Clayton show celebrating 50 years of boat showness to the big Tahoe show on August 8th and 9th. Antique and Classic boat owners are getting ready to show there top boats both East and West. The…

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Speedboat Outlaws in stock, in your size and in style!

Woody Boater Store Is Open, New Stuff In Stock.

This years 2014 summer look, is now available to the throngs of fashionistas. Thats right, now you can wear, were, where the latest in...

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You can take a ride in Clayton out into the Thousand Island area. A MUST SEE!

From Clayton To Tahoe, It’s Big Boat Show Season In Merica!

From this weeks big Clayton show celebrating 50 years of boat showness to the big Tahoe show on August 8th and 9th. Antique and...

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Jim, please don't take this wrong.. But your grandmother is HOT!

My Grandparents Steelcraft – by Jim Hilton

Fellow Woody Boater Jim Hilton sent us in this nice story of his grandparents Steelcraft the other day, in the email he said he...

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Christopher Wise and the boat his great grandfather built.

Cherup – Wise Boat Co. Woody Boater Boat Of The Month And Our Pick For Top Boat Of The Sunnyland 2014 Show.

Many of you may gasp a bit at our unusual pick of this months Woody Boat of the Month and Winner of our Sunnyland...

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Tommy talking to a class at the great Lakes Boat Building School

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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