Boating

Boat Grounded on Ocean Beach

Beer Can-Littered Boat Abandoned On Ocean Beach Matches Description Of Vessel Stolen From SF Yacht Club

A boat found grounded on Ocean Beach Friday afternoon and abandoned might have been stolen from a San Francisco yacht club, according to a U.S. Coast Guard official.

05/23/2015

Wear Your Life Jacket To Work Day Is Friday, May 15th (Photo: ReadySetWearIt.com)

Why Is My Boss Wearing A Life Jacket To Work?

On the exhaustive list of national “days” like “Talk Like A Pirate Day,” or “Wear Plaid Day,” it may not be as well known, but now that you’ve read this article, you won’t be surprised to see co-workers on Friday, May 15th celebrating “Wear Your Life Jacket To Work Day.”

05/13/2015

A gray whale's flukes. (OMAR TORRES/AFP/Getty Images)

Expected Influx Of Whales Prompts Warning For Bay Area Boaters To Keep Their Distance

Boaters have been asked to keep their distance away from an influx of whales expected to migrate through Bay Area waters for the next few months, according to National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration officials.

04/15/2015

A robotic sailboat competes at a competition at the California Maritime Academy in Vallejo. (CBS)

Boating Under The Influence? State Assemblyman Authors Boater Safety Bill

A Bay Area member of the state Assembly has authored a bill that would allow law enforcement the right to test the blood of someone they believe may be boating under the influence of drugs or alcohol.

02/25/2015

Wakeboarding at the flooded parking lot of the Safeway in Healdsburg on December 11, 2014. (CBS)

Storm Floods Parking Lot At Healdsburg Safeway, Becomes Spot For Wakeboarding, Kayaking

The Safeway store in Healdsburg turned into the hottest new party spot in town, when the parking lot became a lake during Thursday’s major storm.

12/11/2014

Bodega Bay Satellite View

Good Samaritan Rescues 3 From Capsized Boat In Bodega Bay

A Good Samaritan helped rescue three people Sunday morning aboard a capsized recreational boat, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.

08/17/2014

Kayakers Karen Hatch and Giancarlo Thomae encountered a humpback whale in Monterey Bay. (Giancarlo Thomae, Sanctuary Cruises)

Boaters Warned To Steer Clear Of Humpback Whales Feeding In Monterey Bay

Boaters on Monterey Bay are being warned to keep their distance from humpback whales and other marine wildlife feeding on shore, according to the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary.

08/01/2014

(credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/GettyImages)

Guide To Yellowstone National Park

Refer to this visitor’s guide to Yellowstone National Park – the world’s first national park featuring more geysers than any other location in the world.

07/31/2014

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Deepening Drought Takes Toll On Boating As Lake Tahoe Level Drops To Natural Rim

Lake Tahoe’s water level stood at 6,224 feet above sea level as of Tuesday, just above its natural rim of 6,223 feet.

07/27/2014

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5 Ways To Get Outdoors With Dad On Father’s Day

There’s something for everyone in the great outdoors, whether your preferred landscape is rural, urban or the highway to somewhere else.

06/01/2014

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