Links to other Lake Ontario and sailing related sites



Find below some links of interest to lake watchers and boaters. Please send us your own suggestions for additional sites on the world wide web and we'll post them here.




Regional and travel related Links


Where to stay and what to do in Fair Haven the chamber of commerce website guide 


Historic Pleasant Beach in Fair Haven waterfront dining, good food

 the Renaissance Festival weekends only July7-Aug 19-lots of entertainment 3 miles from Fair Haven

places to stay and things to do in Wayne County county tourism website

Teachspin of Buffalo NY A very different instructional endeavor from ours, the owners believe that students of physics need to acquire their own data, learn by doing, and make their own choices - kinda like beginning sailors! Specialty Travel Guide- A travel guide containing unique specialty interest tour packages and anything associated with specialty travel.

find other boat charters here the locate a boat service lists many charters world wide

 sail on Red Witch a 77 foot wooden gaff schooner off Chicago

seadragon's schooner website a listing of  Sara B’s  fellow two masters

boating on Lake Ontario on line a developing site on cruising here still new but might be worth a visit

Rich Gardner's BlogA Rochester based blogger who once walked around Lake Ontario Rochester based publisher of guidebooks.

Max Lent's Home Page What's happening around the Rochester area- kayaking, sailing, hiking, and lots of other events and groups.

Selkirk Light Web Page This is a very rich website with many links and information for light house buffs.

Writing and editing services by Susan Gateley at Thumbtack I can assist with family histories, memoirs, other short run projects


Boating Links

women on the water promoting female sailing and boating

bare boat and crewed yachts for charter worldwide

an extensive site on Canadian boats and cruising by Robin M of Waupoos

lots of boat gear to check out Ken Palmer’s page about Lake Ontario sailing


Galloo Island Weather Bouy Hourly updates on wind speed and direction at Galloo Island

 bobs nauticalBob’s Nautical –maritime history and notes

Great Lakes Surface Temperatures Includes satellite data for Lake Ontario surface (available when it isn't cloudy) Some of Sara B’s “cousins” up north on their home waters- some beauties here

 nautical art by Jack Thorntonwater color, etc working tugs, fishing boats, also sailing craft

Rosenstein's Sailing Page Lots of links here!

Boat Owners World Products, services, and publications for boaters

website for Freedome 21 sloop This is a lively but easy to sail boat with unstayed mast- a good starter  boat for fixed keel auxiliaries

Liberty Excursions A 35 foot wooden schooner offering boat rides out of Wilson NY

  the "other boat"- schooner Sara B


Environmental and Great Lakes Links artwork by a Lake Ontario sailor and links to a book “The Bluff”, a ghost story set on the shore

NOAA Significant Event Imagery/. Satellite images of significant natural or anthropogenic environmental events. Lake Ontario biocomplexity study if you're wondering what those folks in the little whaler are doing on and near Fair Haven Bay- big mulit year NSF study
New Environment Association A Syracuse based group promoting sustainable development and living

Great Lakes Information Network (GLIN) A very extensive site with links to many other places in the U.S. and Canada, this good source of Great lakes information is well worth some serious browsing and exploration

Great Lakes Environmental Education Center This is another in depth place for Great Lakes information maintained by the International Wildlife Federation

Merritt Island Ecotouring For a break from Lake Ontario winters, nature watchers may enjoy this site


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