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Kingfish Jeffersonville Installing Docks for Boaters

We have some great news for our boaters!  While we’re blessed with an 80 mile pool above Louisville, there can never be enough good places to visit, especially when they are nearby, offer... More

LSPS Boat Safety Courses

Also with the anticipation of the boating season comes boat safety classes.  Following is information on the Louisville Sail and Power Squadron’s next four class selections.  These... More

Boat Slip Listings and Classifieds

As the first spring flowers start to bloom, brokers tell me their phone activity increases with the outside air temperature.  Boat owners in marinas start to remove their shrink wrap, and those... More

ARDC Kick-off FUNdraiser Tickets On Sale

With the 2017 boating season just around the corner, the Allegheny River Development Corporation is kicking-off their fundraising campaign with their now annual ARDC Lock Kick-off Party .  The... More

Boat Show Wrap-Up; Dealer Open House Preview

For the first time ever, two separate boat shows came to Western Pennsylvania during the month of January.  The Pittsburgh Boat Show settled in for two weekends at the Monroeville Convention Center... More

Bridgewater Looks Again to Levy Boat Slip Tax; Regatta Fundraiser Planned

In 2010 the Council of the Borough of Bridgewater proposed an ordinance that would charge recreational boaters docked with in the Borough a 5% tax based on their seasonal docking fee.  After hearing... More

Pittsburgh Boat Show Wraps-Up; New Boat Show Set to Open

Although the 2017 Pittsburgh Boat Show is now in the books, boaters still have a chance to check out the all new Three Rivers Boat Show coming to downtown Pittsburgh this weekend.  ... More

USACE Announces Service Reductions at Allegheny Lock 5

The Allegheny River Development Corporation posted the following message on their Facebook page.  If you are a recreational boater on that uses the Allegheny River we urge you to read this update... More

Two Boat Shows Coming to Pittsburgh Region

Many people agree that if one is good, two are better - especially when it comes to boats… and boat shows.  Over the next three weekends in January, local boaters will have opportunities... More

Allegheny River Named 2017 PA River of the Year

Among the most biologically diverse watersheds in Pennsylvania, and a a federally designated National Wild and Scenic Recreation River, the Allegheny River in western Pennsylvania has been voted the... More

2016 Kentucky River Statistics

We asked our friends in Frankfort for an update on the Kentucky River and received the following report for 2016: “Thank you for helping to get the word out on the Kentucky River. ... More

Madison Rivercrest Update

  Tom Power of Rivercrest Marina wanted to pass along an update from Madison.  They’re almost finished with their major dredging project, and are just about ready to connect the... More

2017 Louisville Captain's Class

Speaking of taking trips via the river, Capt. Eric’s all started with getting his MMC, or Merchant Mariner Credential.  Capt. Ron Getter of TrueCourse Captain’s School is planning... More

River Closures Announced for Light Up Night

While many boaters have already put their boats away for the winter, for a lucky few there is one more event left on the boating calendar: the annual Pittsburgh Light-Up Night.  Whether you are... More

Allegheny River Nominated for River of the Year

The public is invited to again vote online for the 2017 Pennsylvania River of the Year, choosing from among four waterways nominated across the state, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources... More