Crew available

Are you looking for a rock solid crew member to sail with or help you with chores? I’m a super easy going guy, not as quite young as I used to be, but close, and

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Raymarine

Hello All, I have an older C90W Raymarine plotter and am hoping I can get Explorer charts for the Bahamas. I have Navionics loaded now on a CF card. How would I go about upgrading

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New App for Explorer Electronic Data

Explorer chart data (pure, not blended with other sources of Bahamas data) is now available for phone and tablet from AquaMap. Here is a link to their website and their announcement of their new offering

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New Non-Stop Flights to Cat Island

From Cat Island. By the Caribbean Journal staff Long one of the Bahamas’ great undiscovered destinations, the island of Cat Island is putting itself on the travel map in a big way of late —

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New info on Old Bahama Bay closing

The following sign has been posted at Old Bahama Bay. The comment below is from a fellow cruiser. Some of the media reports were very dismal sounding … “all employees fired”, etc. It’s hard to

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Old Bahama Bay/West End CLOSED DOWN!

By all media reports & by a fellow cruiser who was there, Old Bahama Bay Marina in West End has been CLOSED DOWN as of Jan. 21, 2019 “until further notice”. Apparently there has been

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Crossing

Still working my way south through Ft Pierce and waiting for a good weather window, not a lot of good options.

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Best bad weather spot near Nassau?

Hi we are new to sailing the Bahamas and are currently at Chub Cay. There appears to be a bad front coming through next week and we are heading towards Nassau in the next day

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New fuel and dockage survey

The Explorer website www.explorercharts.com has just posted a new Fuel and Dockage Survey for the responding Bahamas facilities.  We are happy to report that, in many cases, both diesel and gas prices are lower.

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