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Rookie Pyros

2022-08-29T20:02:23+00:00August 29th, 2022|News|

It's been a big year for flooding in Flagstaff, and a rough year for the troll that lives under my bridge. In July [...]

Les Zigotos

2022-09-06T21:25:11+00:00August 28th, 2022|News|

Among the two dozen dories described in John  Gardner's seminal 1978 The Dory Book, one has always piqued my interest: The St. Pierre [...]

Points North

2022-09-06T21:36:02+00:00July 28th, 2022|News|

With boat school over for the year, I dropped Cricket off at the airport *sigh* and headed down the coast to Machais to [...]

Splash and Giggle

2022-07-27T07:53:29+00:00July 27th, 2022|News|

Somehow our Doryak class at WoodenBoat School in June attracted a truly astonishing group of wonderful, talented folks. Several were veterans of early [...]

Amesbury Jane

2022-07-27T05:12:31+00:00July 27th, 2022|News|

June 11. Finally time to leave the heat and wind that tormented us all spring and fly East. Here we are savoring the [...]

Oh Wow! Wheee!

2022-04-06T01:00:41+00:00April 6th, 2022|News|

All of a sudden the Owyhee River went from way too low to just right. But probably not for long. Cricket and I [...]

Boatman’s Holiday

2022-03-13T21:43:08+00:00March 13th, 2022|News|

Vladimir takes drop shadows to the next level as we finish Duwamps. #vksigns rules! And with the paint barely dry we heap nine [...]

Double Chubble

2022-03-02T23:57:41+00:00March 2nd, 2022|News|

Fretwater Boatworks is featured in this month's Arizona Highways in a beautiful story by Larry Cheek, with wonderful photographs by Dawn Kish. Grab [...]

Rock Lobster

2022-03-02T20:12:15+00:00March 2nd, 2022|News|

Catch up time again. My college pal Larry brought in his old Tatman drift boat, Josie. We tried to save his original floor [...]

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