Articles from the June 1, 2016 edition

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 By Boat US    Boating    June 1, 2016

'How To Use GPS'

Get more out of your GPS/Chartplotter. It's an important piece of equipment, able to get boaters safely home, to their favored fishing hole or weekend raft up spot. But, if you've ever wondered about... Full story

 By AZBW    Boating    June 1, 2016

Are You Interested In Learning How To Sail In Arizona?

Go Sail Arizona is one of the many American Sailing Association ("ASA") affiliate schools located around the world teaching people how to sail. The ASA is the preeminent sailing instruction... Full story

 By AZBW    Boating    June 1, 2016

Arizona Sailing Foundation

Yes, it's true. You or your kids can learn to sail right here in the desert. The Arizona Sailing Foundation offers classes set up for fun - with maximum time on the water. A little classroom, a lot... Full story

 By AZBW    Boating    June 1, 2016

Arizona Yacht Club - Mike Ferring Brings Us Up To Date

As you know, things get real slow for the summer. We'll have our Wednesday night casual races at Lake Pleasant and the summer campout. Following is the campout info, and as for the Wednesday night... Full story

 By Boat US    Boating    June 1, 2016

Boat Fire Extinguishers: Four Myths From The BoatUS Foundation

Every spring, the BoatUS Foundation for Boating Safety and Clean Water receives questions from boaters about fire extinguishers. To help set the record straight, here are four fire-extinguisher myths... Full story

 By AZBW    Boating    June 1, 2016

Quagga-Affected Waters Grow

Conclusive evidence of quagga mussels has recently been discovered at Canyon, Saguaro and Apache lakes, major recreational waters on the Tonto National Forest. The Arizona Game and Fish Department lis... Full story

 By AZBW    Boating    June 1, 2016

Chris-Craft Scorpion Goes To SSAR

"Rock The Boat", a 501 (3) c project begun by Arizona Boating & Watersports in 2009, has had as its goal supporting Superstition Search & Rescue. This circa 1984 Chris-Craft Scorpion was recently... Full story

 By AZBW    Boating    June 1, 2016

Lake Pleasant Sailing Club

The Lake Pleasant Sailing Club welcomes sailors of all stripes! We are an active Club based on Lake Pleasant, Ariz., (NW of Phoenix) but the Club also hosts boating events in California, on other... Full story

 By AZBW    Events   

On The Cover - Summer Starts With Sailing

Many find it hard to believe that sailing is even available in Arizona, much less that it is so popular. Yes, the Desert Southwest even has sailing clubs, yacht clubs, and many sailing courses and... Full story

 By AZBW    Wildlife    June 1, 2016

Amazing Dog

He is blind so he has a golden retriever named Daisy. After the plane hit 20 stories below, James knew that he was doomed, so he let Daisy go, out of an act of love. She darted away into the darkened... Full story

 By WOT    Boating    June 1, 2016

It Fits

Boat owners searching for the latest single DIN audio technology need look no further than Prospec Electronics' new Milennia MIL-MR70BT. This innovative, in-dash receiver boasts mechless design; it... Full story

 By AZBW    Boating    June 1, 2016

San Diego - Brats And Beer On The Bay

'Sail-A-Brate' Father's Day On Californian The Maritime Museum of San Diego invites you to the Father's Day celebration aboard the 145' schooner Californian on Sunday, June 18 and 19. The sail begins... Full story


Step Up Your Shooting Game

Even if you bought a pistol purely for self-defense purposes, you need to practice with it often. For one thing, you need to develop muscle memory. Muscle memory comes after you've done a movement so... Full story


It's Time To Head To Powell For The 'Spring Fling'

Fishing success has been great despite early mid-May's lingering cold and winds. The good news now is that morning water temperatures now exceed 60 degrees, which opens up opportunities for the... Full story

 By AZGFD    Fishing    June 1, 2016

AZGFD - Trout Challenge

Arizona's Trout Challenge Program was developed to encourage anglers to learn more about fishing opportunities in the state. Arizona Game and Fish Department manages many waters statewide to provide...

 By AZGFD    Wildlife    June 1, 2016

Phoenix's Newest Residents

Peregrine Chick Weak Legs Required Splints At press time, we at AZBW/WOT are hoping for a good outcome. After more than 30 days of anticipation by viewers around the world, the first of downtown Phoen...

 By John Koleszar    Hunting    June 1, 2016

Wake Zone, Op-Ed - May 22, 2036 Watch What The Future Holds:

'This is the end'... Jim Morrison, 1967 The annual hunting season, long declared to be barbaric by the social media watchdogs, was officially cancelled today by the Arizona Species Specialists, a... Full story

 By Margie Anderson    RVing    June 1, 2016

Arizona Summer Fun

When the weather starts heating up in Arizona, everyone begins to long for a large body of water to dive into. In an ideal situation, this body of water would also be beautiful and have lots of things... Full story

 By AZBW    Events   

Business Spotlight - Angela Ogden

Western Outdoor Times/ Arizona Boating & Watersports News Magazine would like to introduce you to one of the best graphic designers in the business. Angela Ogden has a B.A. in graphic design from... Full story

 By GCNP    RVing    June 1, 2016

Tourism To Glen Canyon, Rainbow Bridge Created Jobs, Economic Benefits

A National Park Service (NPS) report shows that nearly 2.5 million people visited Glen Canyon National Recreation Area and Rainbow Bridge National Monument in 2015. Those visitors spent over $171... Full story

 By AZBW    RVing    June 1, 2016

Tour And Service Providers Adopt Canyons Throughout Lake Powell

Lake Powell visitors can expect less trash to spoil the pristine scenery this summer. This is thanks to local tour and service providers adopting canyons throughout Glen Canyon National Recreation Are... Full story

 By AZBW    Wildlife    June 1, 2016

Lost Our Home Pet Rescue

Our mission is to ensure that all pets have loving homes when families face major life challenges. We provide compassionate options when Realtors and the community find an abandoned... Full story

 By GCNP    RVing    June 1, 2016

Cave Of The Domes Reopened In Grand Canyon National Park

The National Park Service (NPS) has reopened Cave of the Domes in Grand Canyon National Park. Cave of the Domes, the only cave open to the public within Grand Canyon National Park, has been closed... Full story

 By GCNP    RVing    June 1, 2016

Tusayan Bus Route At Grand Canyon Has Begun

The National Park Service (NPS) will again offer shuttle bus service between Grand Canyon National Park and the neighboring town of Tusayan, Ariz., in 2016. The shuttle bus service will run an... Full story

 By AZGFD    Wildlife    June 1, 2016

Arizona - Mountain Lion Cub Gets New Home

An orphaned mountain lion cub rescued by Arizona Game & Fish now has a new home at Out of Africa Wildlife Park. The mountain lion cub that was rescued near Sells, Ariz., has recovered and was... Full story


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