EVANGELINE – Henry Ford’s 1924 33′ Hacker

Henry Ford 1924 33' Hacker American industrialist Henry Ford, the founder of the Ford Motor Company, developed and manufactured the first automobile that many middle class Americans could afford. In doing so, Ford converted the automobile from an expensive... Read More »

The Woody Boatress Gets Ready For Her Big Avon Walk!

The Boatress would like to thank all those that purchased the Woodys For Boobies shirts and donated to the walk set for October 25 -26 in Charlotte. A total of 39.3 miles.  The team... Read More »

Two Chris-Craft Speedboats Set To Cross The Block At RM Hershey Pennsylvania Auction

Photo Courtesy RM Auctions - 1 The historic Hershey Lodge is the setting for the annual RM Hershey, Pennsylvania sale, with a variety of automobile events occurring all around the Hershey grounds to make this a true enthusiast’s affair. Held... Read More »

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... Read More »

Live-ish From Lake Chelan – Mahogany & Merlot Vintage Boat Show 2014

Captain Curt Erickson The prolific Pacific Northwest ACBS Chapter is at it again, this weekend reporting in from Lake Chelan, Washington as they team up with the nice folks from the Hydroplane and Raceboat Museum for a... Read More »

The Joy Of Modern SIX (or five)

Thanks to fellow Woody Baoter Sean Conroy for sending in this nice report from Kawartha Lake!  And yes I just copied and pasted Karartha. Who names these lakes? What the hell? Lake George, now... Read More »

It’s Official. The New Woodyboatermobile Is A Ford F150 Crew Cab!

Woody f150 NY -2 After long deliberation, a way to long deliberation we have chosen a new 2014 Ford F150 with an Ecoboost engine.  Thanks to fellow Woody Boaters Shawn Brozovich and Seth Katz for clinching the deal.... Read More »

M-Fine’s M-ighty Fine Penn Yan!

m fine portrait We talked about a bit in previous stories, but today its all about the M -fine Penn Yan. Officially a 1976 Bicentennial Penn Yan. And for the record, the ONLY red white and... Read More »

Kentucky Wonder Reports in From? mmmm I Wonder Where He Is Reporting In From?

April and John Heiderich's 1949 Century Seamaid slices through the wake of another boat during Friday's Poker Run. Fellow Woody Boater Kentucky Wonder reports in from this weekend’s 11th Annual Bluegrass Chapter ACBS Rendezvous in.. drum roll please….Lake Cumberland State Park Dock in Kentucky. This year’s event featured nearly 30 boats from... Read More »

If You Ever Want To See Your Cushion Again. You Better Read Woody Boater!

Your cushion is crying for you! So there I am on the highway leaving the big International show and you zip by and out the back flies a green cushion! I know the boat, but I aint talkn..I want to... Read More »

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Stylish thing to do

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...

Destination
of the Month

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...

Woody Boaters
of the Month

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...

Woody Boat
of the Month

m fine portrait

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...

Woody Boater
Very Good Thing to
do of the Month

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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