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By William H. Shellenberger

"Shellenberger has perfected the artwork of gunkholing . . . a very good e-book for either those that get pleasure from weekend cruises and people who in basic terms need to know extra approximately Chesapeake Bay." -- day-by-day Press (Newport information, VA)

"With greater than 3,000 miles of coastline, the Chesapeake Bay deals a treasury of boating spots. Shellenberger's ebook presents the main to unencumber it." -- Virginian-Pilot

"An 'insider's' examine the loads of areas cruisers and weekend boaters like to gap up in. . . . it's also a loving portrait of the bay, its historical past, its humans, its natural world, and its environment." -- The Mariner

"A actually huge guide." -- Sunday Capital (Annapolis, MD)

Dotting its greater than 3,000-mile coastline are creeks, coves, and inlets--or gunkholes in Chesapeake Bay parlance. they're as not easy as they're fascinating for cruisers to fi nd and input, occasionally discouraging the fewer adventuresome. yet due to writer invoice Shellenberger, it is possible for you to to get pleasure from those hidden treasures like an outdated pro.

For greater than two decades, invoice Shellenberger's Cruising the Chesapeake has been the advisor of selection for sailors and motor cruisers looking to steer clear of the crushed course. right here invoice stocks with you his enticing, heartfelt evocation of the Bay, its shorelines, background, natural world, and folks. No different consultant to the quarter deals such whole, exact assurance of almost each focal point at the Bay--from the secluded east fork of Langford Creek to the bustling hearts of Baltimore, Washington, and Norfolk.

Find your route to Cruising the Chesapeake with

  • A cruise planner with prompt itineraries for cruises of three, nine, and sixteen days, supported through assessment charts and making plans tips
  • Waypoints for anchorages and key destinations that make making plans your cruises and integrating navigational info into your GPS unit a snap
  • NOAA charts and aerial pictures of key anchorages and tough passages
  • Updated info on piloting and shoreside facilities
  • Expanded insurance up the Atlantic seaboard from the doorway of the Chesapeake to ny urban and its anchorages that make this the only consultant for the mid-Atlantic boater

A accomplished cruise planner and navigation advisor and a shiny occasion of 1 of North America's typical treasures, Cruising the Chesapeake is a booklet no Chesapeake boater probably want to be without.

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