On The Cover - Summer Starts With Sailing
June 1, 2016
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 activities - for all ages and skill levels.
Forget the sand and set your sails this summer!
We thank Ed and Debbie Huntsman for the cover photo of their boat Bliss who called Arizona home for many years but now plies the waters on Lake Ponchatrain in Louisiana where Ed is now boating safety Program Manager, U.S. Coast Guard 8th District.
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