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Gatsby: Boatyard Dog Champ - Issue 132

Gatsby: The New World Champion

A Letter from the Publisher - Issue 132

A Letter from the Publisher – Issue 132

Issue 132 Table of Contents

Maine Boats Homes and Harbors magazine, Table of Contents, Issue 132, Winter Issue 2015

Billy Black's Dogs

Going to the dogs: See more of Billy Black's wonderful photos of dogs on boats and at the helm. Who can resist?

Rays of Hope

Sunbeam V, a nondenominational, seaborne program of the Maine Sea Coast Mission, has been bringing fellowship and aid to people in need along the coast for more than a century. The mission was started by two brothers who sailed a small Friendship sloop to their island “parish.”

Ted Fontaine's Friendship Series

Out of a handful of sailboats currently under construction along the Maine coast, two of the prettiest may be a pair of yachts at Rockport Marine designed by Ted Fontaine in his Friendship series. Cari Ali, which was launched last fall but came back to the yard for the winter, is a Friendship 36. The new boat, nearing completion, is a Friendship 50, the largest in the Friendship series so far.

The Maine I Love - Michael Heiko

Michael Heiko moved to South Portland eight years ago from Brooklyn, New York. His photos have appeared in national publications including the New York Times, Outside, and Men’s Journal.

View from the Porch - Issue 131

Contributing Editor Peter Bass checks in with news from along the coast, including updates on lobster, scallop, and clam landings; ferry service between Maine and Canada; and great Maine festivals to add to your summer calendar.

Letters to the Editor - Issue 131

Letters to the Editor, Issue 131

A Letter from the Publisher - Issue 131

A Letter from the Publisher – Issue 131

Laynie - Issue 131

Laynie: Herder, helper, paddleboarder

Awanadjo Almanack - Issue 131

Blue Hill: the Town, the Bay, the Mountain

Issue 131 Table of Contents

Maine Boats Homes and Harbors magazine, Table of Contents, Issue 131, Boatshow 2014

Thoreau in the Maine Woods

Although Henry David Thoreau published his book about the Maine woods 150 years ago, his vision and words still resonate today. Thoreau’s experience of the Maine woods was a confrontation with himself, with humans’ place on the planet, and with the meaning of civilization.

Hunt Harrier 25 Sport

Contributing Editor Art Paine reviews the new Hunt Harrier 25 Sport, comparing it with a C. Raymond Hunt design from 50 years earlier. Both boats feature a deep-V hull design that helps them power through rough water.