NW Explorations has offered quality yacht charters and sales for nearly 30 years. We appreciate and value your decision to entrust us with your charter vacation. Therefore, we take great care in the quality attention we provide to each and every customer.

Charters & Flotillas

Join us for an experience of a lifetime on your own bareboat charter. Charter one of our luxury trawlers to explore the San Juan and Gulf Islands. If you're feeling more adventurous join us to points beyond: Desolation Sound, Inside Passage, Broughtons, SE Alaska, Haida Gwaii & Prince William Sound.

Marine Services

NW Explorations offer a full marine service department based in Bellingham, WA. Our service department is comprised of highly skilled and certified technicians, including several ABYC certified electricians.

Yacht Sales

At NW Explorations, we serve our customers with integrity by providing professional, knowledgeable, helpful and enjoyable guidance and support throughout the process of buying, selling, chartering, or servicing a boat.

Powerboat Training

Always wanted to experience the freedom of Captaining your own vessel? This course is all “hands-on” to give you the practical skills necessary to charter your own yacht or hone particular skills for your own vessel.

Prideaux Haven to Squirrel Cove – Day 8

We began our day at a leisurely pace today, leaving behind the confines of Prideaux Haven with only a brief pause off of Scobell Island, where the crew of Navigator made a prudent booze-for-prawns deal with some passing fishermen. With business complete we made our way northwest towards Marylebone Point and the narrow entrance of Roscoe Bay. Roscoe Bay is long and narrow and appears on the charts like the shaft of a house key, the north shore a jagged saw tooth of points and coves, the south a long straight line. Halfway down its length a shallow bar divides the outer (more…)

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