Archive

24 Aug

How to Properly Dock Your Boat

Docking a boat is not as easy as it sounds. Even the most experienced boaters still have a difficult time docking their boats. Between the wind, current and tight squeezes, docking a boat comes with its fair share of challenges. It requires a combination of skill, preparation, knowledge and careful execution to ensure a safe […]

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15 Aug

Hook, Line, & Sinker into Steinhatchee’s Fall Fishing

Fall is one of the most popular times of the year for experienced anglers or rookies to enjoy the countless fishing opportunities that our charming coastal town has to offer. Our Marina at Deadman’s Bay makes for an interesting location as river and oceanic life swims throughout the waterways. Exploring the bay always makes for […]

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15 Aug

Pros & Cons of Owning a Boat vs. Renting

Owning a boat is the ultimate dream for many people, but is it worth the investment? While owning a boat can provide you with freedom to explore the open water at your own leisure, it also comes with a hefty price tag. Renting a boat, on the other hand, can offer a more cost-effective way […]

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3 Aug

Paddle your Own Canoe: Tips on How to Kayak Like a Pro

Kayaking is a great way to explore the outdoors, catch some rays and get some exercise. But if you’re not familiar with the basics, it can also be a bit intimidating. Below, we’ll share some tips to help you feel more confident on the water, improve your technique and get the most out of your […]

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26 Jul

Why You Should Visit Steinhatchee

Picture a coastal community, sleepy and tranquil, where the river flows into the bay, Spanish moss hangs from ancient cypress trees and egrets wade in the wetlands. Miles of tranquil country roads and bike trails invite you to explore, and when you head into town, you pass Victorian waterfront homes with beautiful gardens, on your […]

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7 Jul

Marina Etiquette

Good marina etiquette is easy to put into practice. To make sure you have a positive experience at the marina, it’s important to remember the rules and expectations set by the marina and others. Whether you’re docking your boat or welcoming guests on board, the basic principle remains the same: treat others as you want […]

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15 Jun

Scalloping with Kids

Are you looking for a fun and exciting family activity? Why not plan a scalloping trip!? Scalloping is not only a great way to soak up the sun, but it offers an immersive experience for grownups and kids alike. It’s the pearl of summer activities and is a great way to spend quality time outdoors […]

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6 Jun

Kayaking Safety Tips

It’s hard to miss the eye-catching kayaks perched on top of vehicles or mounted on kayak racks. In fact, the kayaking community continues to grow every year. Kayaking can be a thrilling adventure for the entire family with spending time on the water and being in nature, but it can also be very dangerous if […]

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10 May

2023 Scallop Season: What You Need to Know

Hello scallopers and outdoor enthusiasts! The upcoming 2023 scallop season at Steinhatchee Marina is a highly anticipated event for many adventure seekers.  With the right preparation, scalloping can be an exciting and rewarding experience for both seasoned scallopers and first timers. In this blog post, we’ll go into more detail on the tips and reminders […]

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1 May

Boating Etiquette: How to be a Courteous Boater

Boating is a popular recreational activity that offers many benefits. It allows you to enjoy the beauty of nature, spend quality time with friends and family, and explore new places. However, like any other activity, boating requires you to practice proper etiquette to ensure everyone’s safety and enjoyment on the water. Below, we’ll cover some […]

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