They are the most detailed, useful and enjoyable guides to the Pacific Northwest.


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Blue Water Yachts

Supporting all years of MacGregor and Tattoo sailboats with factory parts and service. Used MacGregor and Tattoo boats reconditioned and approved by BWY.


MacGregor 26

48 North Sailing Magazine

Pacific Yachting – Sponsor of the annual MYCBC Cruising Award

Inlet Marine

Parts for MacGregors

MacGregor Sailors

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Eboat Group

MYCBC has also an E-Boat Group at Active Captain. Sign up and participate.

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Useful Links For MacGregor Sailboats and Sailing in General


Weather, Tides and Currents
Cruising Resources
Navigation Software and Sailing Apps
Clubs and Associations
Sailing Blogs
Crewing Lists
Customs and Border Crossings
Education and Licensing
Government Services and Publications
MacGregor Sailboats
Trailer Sailing
Marine Resources
Parts and Modifications


Weather, Tides and Currents

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Marine Weather – Environment Canada

Weather Forecasts

Weather Underground – Vancouer

Weather Forecast – Strait of Georgia

Windfinder – Jericho Beach-Vancouver Airport

Tide Table – Vancouver

Canada – Tides, Currents and Water Levels

Ocean Prediction Center – Pacific

AWWS – Comox Weather Charts

Current Atlas Tables for Juan de Fuca Strait to Strait of Georgia 2014 – 2020

Washburn’s Tables

Set Sail – Free Weather Books

Cruising Resources

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San Juan Islands: A Boater’s Guidebook

Dreamspeaker Cruising Guide Series

Pacific Northwest Cruising Guide

Ahoy BC – Boating the Coast of British Columbia

ActiveCaptain – The Interactive Cruising Guidebook – Marina Reviews

Cruisers Forum

The Boat Galley

TripBuzz – The ultimate Sailing Resource Guide

Navigation Software and Sailing Apps

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Boat Beacon – AIS Navigation – Android Apps on Google Play

Royal Canadian Marine Search and Rescue IPhone App

MX Mariner basic mobile marine navigator / chart plotter (Android)

Plan2Nav Mobile App Light Marine Jeppesen

SailTimer Inc

Clubs and Associations

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BC Boating

Canadian Yachting Association

Port Moody Power Squadron

Intenational Yacht Club of British Columbia

Las Vegas Bay MacGregor Association

Venture Yacht Club of San Diego

Sailing Blogs

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Cruising MacGregor – Mike and Sandy Cecka

A day in the life of Zonder Zorg

Distant Shores – TV Series and Blog

Distant Shores

Ken and Carole Downes Sailing Blog

Nereida – Jeanne Socrates Blue Water Sailing

Skûtsje Zonder Zorg canal boat

Crewing Lists

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Latitude 38 Crew List Forms & Lists

Customs and Border Crossing

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Marine Telephone Reporting Sites


Traveller Declaration Form

Education and Licensing

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Sailing Course

Boater Pleasure Craft Operator Card

Maritime Mobile Service Identities (MMSIs)

Spectrum Direct – MMSI Application Forms (Annexes)

US Sailing – Online Sailing Course and Lessons

US Sailing Training

Maritime Mobile Radio Station License (for sailing in US Waters)

Safety at Sea Course

Cold Water Bootcamp

Government Services and Publications

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BC office of Boating Safety:  Alastair Crawford  604–666–2681

Canadian Marine Search and Rescue

MMSI Number Search

Notice to Mariners – Radio Aids to Marine Navigation 2011 – Canadian Coast Guard

MacGregor Sailboats

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Dunn’s MacGregor Site

Macgregor – Venture Sailboat Links


MacGregor Sailboats – MacGregor 26 Trailerable Sailboats – Home

Murrelet – MacGregor 26X Website

Murrelet – MacGregor 26 Website (new Version)

Murrelet – Flipbook

Pictures of MacGregor Ad

Yahoo Group – MacGregor Trailer Sailors

Chinese copy of MacGregor Sailboat

Trailer Sailing

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Pocket Cruiser Guide – Home

The Trailer Sailor – Home

Tom’s Sailing Section


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Latitude 38 – The West’s Leading Sailing and Marine Magazine

Pacific Yachting Magazine

Waggoneer Guide (Guide to cruising the Pacific Northwest)

Pacific Northwest Boating Magazine

Marine Resources

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Live AIS Ships Map-Shipfinder

Ship Finder – The Live Marine Traffic Tracking App

Milltech Commercial Boats AIS Live

Sailing Movies

Sailing Simulator – National Geographic

Parts and Modifications

Defender Discount Marine Parts

Marine Parts Depot

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Battery World

Boat Mats / Carpets / Seat Cushions

Henderson Deck-adence Seat Cushions


Electronics, Radios and Lighting

Super Bright LEDs – RV, Marine and Landscape LED Lights


LED Light Bulbs – LED Lights – Use 80% Less Energy and Save Money – Marine Radios


Yamaha outboard parts

MacGregor Parts

Blue Water Yachts – MacGregor Offical Parts Dealer

Dowsar Marine Supplies – MacGregor Parts

Sharp Marine Industries, Ltd. MacGregor 26 Power Sailer

My Macgregor 26x

Rigging, Masts and Hardware

Dwyer Aluminum Mast Company- Manufacturers of Quality Sailboat Masts, Booms, Hardware and Rigging Since 1963

Pacific Fasteners – Stainless Steel Fasteners

Rigging Only

Victory Products Marine Outlet Vancouver


Ruddercraft (for MacGregor Rudders)


ACMO – Accastillage Moderne http–

Atlantic Sail Traders – Used sails, New sails, Sail Broker

The Sailwarehouse


Blue Water – Stainless Steel Disc Brakes

Etrailer – Trailer Parts

Tie Down Engineering – Disc Brake Kit for Trailer

EZ Loader Boat Trailers, Inc


Jib Boom Data Sheet

Kelly-Hanson Marine

Sailrite – DIY Bimini Kits

Softopper Bimini Top

The Macgregor 26x yacht ‘Restless’

Ultimate Bunk Boards

User Notes for the WALLAS Diesel Cooker

Wallas Stoves