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Skipper Bob - Bahamas Bound

  • Area: Includes Abacos and the Exumas
  • Best Anchorages, Docks, Bridges and Lock Info, Lowest Marina and Fuel Prices
  • Format: Spiral Bound, Pages: 97, Published: 2017, Edition: 16th
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    Skipper Bob
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    The Skipper Bob - Bahamas Bound publication is a planning guide to the Bahamas that includes Abacos and the Exumas. It also includes information regarding who should consider going, what type of vessel and how to outfit your vessel for the Bahamas to save money and enjoy the trip. The guide helps with planning where to go and stay for the most comfort and safety and the cruising characteristics of both the Abacos and the Exumas. It also includes a list of cruising guides and charts required with pricing and sources. This step by step guide to gets you ready and takes the weather into account to make the crossing to the Bahamas.

    General Features:

    • Skipper Bob's publications are a compilation of information received from a long list of cruisers and the personal experience of the late Skipper Bob and his wife Elaine, and the current editor, Ted Stehle, and his wife Audrey
    • The Skipper Bob Guides are not typical "cruising guides," but basic guides on what you find along the waterway
    • This guide book includes information about:
      • Mile by mile list of hundreds of marinas
      • Lowest marina and fuel prices
      • Anchorage details with extensive rating system
      • Courtesy Dockage and Yacht Clubs that offer reciprocal privileges
      • Transient and Long Term slip fees
      • Do-it-yourself yards and haul out fees
      • Information on courtesy cars
      • Propane and CNG Sources
      • Shopping and Points of interest Identified by statue mile
      • Post offices, close to harbors, that accept General Delivery
      • Approach Depth and Directions
      • Number of transient slips
      • Best anchorages,
      • Free docks
      • Details on Bridge and lock restrictions with VHF Channels
      • Waterway problem areas
      • Pump out locations
      • "Dog Stops" identifying where you can safely land your dog
      • Internet access locations and availability as well as marinas with WiFi
      • Appendix lists all NOAA charts that cover all areas of the Guide
    • Updated annually, they are laid out in an easy to use mile by mile format
      • Updates by cruisers are submitted between publication dates are posted in a special section on the Skipper Bob website

    Publishing Information:

    • Publisher: Skipper Bob Publications
    • Publish Date: 2017
    • Edition: 16th
    • Pages: 97
    • Spiral Bound
    • 8.5 x 11
    WARNING: This product MAY expose you to chemicals, which are known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects and/or other reproductive harm. For more information go to

    Skipper Bob - The Great Circle Route
    Item #: 050944
  • Area: Includes E. Coast to Great Lakes, Down to Gulf Coast of Florida
  • Best Anchorages, Docks, Bridge and Lock Info, Lowest Marina and Fuel Prices
  • Format: Spiral Bound, Pages: 107, Published: 2017, Edition: 17th
  •  Include

    Model #:
    Maptech Embassy Cruising Guide: Florida and the Bahamas - 6th Edition
    Item #: 050872
  • Area: Florida and the Bahamas
  • Information on Marine Facilities, Includes Color Aerial and Destination Photos
  • Format: Spiral Bound, Pages: 560, Edition: 6th - 2015
  •  Include

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    Skipper Bob - Cruising the Rideau and Richelieu Canals
    Item #: 050936
  • Area: Includes Canada's Rideau and Richelieu Canals
  • Best Anchorages, Docks, Bridges and Lock Info, Lowest Marina and Fuel Prices
  • Format: Spiral Bound, Pages: 86, Published: 2018, Edition: 20th
  •  Include

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    Annin Bahamas Courtesy Flag
    Item #: 650367
  • Dimensions: 12" X 18"
  • Nyl-glo 100% Heavyweight Nylon
  • Resists Damage From The Sun's UV Rays
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