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  • USCG Station Cape Surf Training

  • Getting the Most from Your VHF Radio

    Is your radio functioning to its full potential? Take a look at this article in the Marine Electronics Journal for more information! Need help sorting it all out? Tidewater can help you apply for a free MMSI number, program your… Read More

  • Breaking Down the Costs of Cruising Mexico

    Ever wonder just how much it would cost to take a few months off and set sail for an extended vacation. This couple did just that and kept track of their expenses to help others decide if they could do… Read More

  • New Manlift

    Tidewater has just finalized the purchase of a new 85′ manlift. Gone are the days when aloft rigging work required a crane and multiple technicians. This new lift will allow us to better serve the boaters of Baltimore by providing… Read More

  • The Downtown Sailing Center Holds Their After Race Party @ TYS

    Recently the Downtown Sailing Center held their End of Series party in our nap shack, with the festivities including a BBQ and a model sailboat race. They sent us these photos along with a big thank you. From all of… Read More

  • Star-Spangled 200

    The Star-Spangled 200 celebration is coming back to Baltimore this year. Last time we had front row seats to the Blue Angels Air Show and it looks like we will again this time around!!! We are looking forward to planing… Read More

  • Tidewater’s New Crane

    Out with the old and in with the new. Join us in saying goodbye to our old crane and Good Buy to our new one! With our new Grove Crane, we have extended our reach to 143′. This extra 63′… Read More

  • Changing from Wind to Solar Energy

    A correctly installed solar panel is an essential component of a cruising boat’s energy supply system When I moved my new Nicholson 32 sloop, Alibi of Bridham, from a marina to a mooring this summer I also had to rethink… Read More

  • Free Garmin Updates

    Keep your Electronics up to date with Tidewater Yacht Services and Garmin. Stop by our yard this spring for a FREE software update performed by our Garmin Certified Marine Installers. Not much fine print here! Schedule a time to bring… Read More