The first TrawlerFest of 2022 was held in early March in Stuart, Florida.
Hurray, it was fun to be a part of an in-person TrawlerFest again. Stuart, Florida is a great location for trawler cruisers to congregate and the beautiful scenery mixed with the ideal temperatures and clear skies made the Hutchinson Island Marriott a fabulous venue to kick off the first TrawlerFest of the 2022 schedule.
The modern boating world offers many services and programs to ensure your safety out at sea. However, very few offer the daily updates and assurances of Passage Guardian, a completely free of charge safety service offered by Peter Mott to recreational cruising yachts conducting coastal and ocean passages.
The Nordhavn 56 beautifully marries the potential to sail forever with a main engine power plant engineered by the passage making trawler leaders at PAE/Nordhavn.
On this episode of Cruising Conversations, we introduce you to Steve D’Antonio – owner of Steve D’Antonio Marine Consulting and longtime friend of Jeff Merrill.
Peter Swanson, a longtime marine industry friend of Jeff’s, has an extensive knowledge of the industry and once held the position of editor-in-chief at Passagemaker Magazine and played a large role in organizing TrawlerFests.