Travel Guide

  • Boating Guide to the Big Bend in Florida

    Boating Guide to the Big Bend in Florida

    This is a guide to Boating the Big Bend in Florida, also known as Florida’s Gulf Crossing Rim Route. Boating in some of Florida’s most beautiful Gulf waters, with landscapes that take you back to Old Florida and unique things to do that leave you with lasting memories. The Big Bend in Florida is a…

  • Boating Florida’s Gulf Crossing vs. Big Bend

    Boating Florida’s Gulf Crossing vs. Big Bend

    Post Summary: Boating Florida’s Gulf Crossing or Big Bend The Gulf Crossing is an open water section of the Great Loop that all boaters must complete. The Great Loop is known for being a boating adventure that goes around the Eastern portion of the United States in protected waterways, with a few exceptions of open…

  • The Ultimate Guide for the Chattanooga Side Trip (Boating the Tennessee River with Travel Itinerary)

    The Ultimate Guide for the Chattanooga Side Trip (Boating the Tennessee River with Travel Itinerary)

    The Chattanooga side trip of America’s Great Loop is a must-see. There are dramatic landscapes, cute small towns, and some of the most beautiful scenery on the mid-west rivers! In this post, we’ve compiled all of the tips and tricks we learned during our Chattanooga side trip, including tips we received for those boating to…

  • Everything you need to know for Boating the Nashville Side Trip (with travel itinerary)

    Everything you need to know for Boating the Nashville Side Trip (with travel itinerary)

    Discover scenic landscapes, charming small towns, and one of the best big cities while experiencing the beauty of the Cumberland River on a side trip to Nashville, Tennessee! One of the pieces of advice we received from a Gold Looper was to take all of the side trips along the Great Loop. We took that…

  • Travel Guide to Clarksville, Tennessee by Boat

    Travel Guide to Clarksville, Tennessee by Boat

    Clarksville, Tennessee, is a cute town located on the Cumberland River side trip on the way to Nashville. It’s a great, affordable stop for a night with a lot of fun things to do. The walkable Downtown is conveniently located near the city boat dock, making visiting Clarksville, Tennessee easily accessible by boat. Note: We…

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