I found the North Pole on Navionics! and apparently there is a rod shop there!
Also, did ya'll know how many lakes, bays, coves, islands and cays have the name Christmas?! It became apparent when using the search feature in my Navionics app:
I discovered Exxpedition, an all-female research expedition to investigate the causes of and solutions to ocean plastic pollution. What an amazing experience for young women (or any women) around the world...
A friend of mine recently ran aground and did some serious damage to his boat (thankfully nobody was injured) due to allegedly inaccurate charts. However, when we dug into it, turns out my friend had not updated his navigation charts or the navigation app. Personally I use Navionics app on my...
Did ya'll see the AIS is available through the Navionics app now?! AIS in the Navionics Boating App
This is a feature that was historically only available to pretty high end equipment. I could definitely see this being a huge help in low vis areas. Has anyone tried this yet?
Has anyone heard if Navionics plans to facilitate re-charting of the areas impacted by the hurricanes this year like they did after Hurricane Michael? (for reference: Important Coastline Updates to Areas in the Florida Panhandle Post-Hurricane Michael )
Has anyone sailed on Lake Texoma. I was prepping to go out, updated my charts and found that they looked really different. Seems Navionics added SonarChart Shading. What's your sailing experience been like on Texoma? And what about these updated charts?
Remember the horrible hurricane season 2 years ago that ravaged the southeast? Irma and Michael both left a wake of destruction and changes to our waterways. The Navionics cartography team has remapped many of the most devastated areas:
- Laguna Beach near Panama City
- West coast of St...
Where is the best place to sail in the summer? In S. Florida it's hot, muggy and not much wind (except during a storm). I see some beautiful spots on the Navionics charts in the Carolinas, Maine, and other northern locations. What's your favorite summertime sailing spot?