Ever had that sinking feeling when your diesel starts to labor, sputter, and finally dies? In the second of his three GLCC School diesel maintenance webinars Jim Zima, owner of Great Lakes Diesel in Huron ,Ohio, will lead you through how to prevent diesel fuel issues and what to when they occur. Join Jim on Wednesday, February 17, at 8:00 pm Eastern/7:00 pm Central, for his webinar, I've Got the Diesel Fuel Blues. Click here for more information and to register for class.
Which anchorages are among the favorites of cruisers visiting the wonderful North Channel cruising area? Where are some of the nicest places to drop the anchor for great photos, take hikes, explore by dinghy and much more? Find out on Tuesday, February 16, at 8:00 pm Eastern/7:00 pm Central, when experienced North Channel cruiser J. E. Fordyce provides even seasoned cruisers with the information needed to maximize their cruising enjoyment of this pristine favorite Great Lakes cruising area. Don't miss Thirty Favorite North Channel Anchorages! Click here for more information and to register for class.
This is the time when it feels almost like Christmas to boaters around the Great Lakes — there are three boat shows within one month! (Namely: 2016 Toronto International Boat Show, Cleveland Progressive Insurance Boat Show, and the 2016 Chicago Boat, RV & Strictly Sail Show.) All the preparations and route planning make for a build-up of excitement that would make any cruiser jump for joy! Click here to read more!
As a follow-up to the Wednesday 12/16 GLCC Webinar "Safety for Shorthanded Cruisers and Cruising Couples", the popular SUDDENLY ALONE (SA) program originally developed by the Cruising Club of America (CCA) and the Bonnell Cove Foundation has been repackaged as a small scale "do it yourself" presentation for sailing clubs and organizations and renamed Safety for Cruising Couples (SCC). For more information click HERE.