Tuesday, December 12th, 2017


Capt Rusty

Captain Rusty is the man behind the madness at FloridaByWater.com and shares his resources regularly with the World of Boating crew.

In the whole scheme of boating one of the least expensive items you’ll buy for your boat is a set of dock lines. You’ll handle the lines every time you go boating. So why do so many boaters refuse to spend a few bucks? At my marina you’ll see lines of different sizes and colors, […]

Year after year, as I travel across the state looking for that perfect boating destination, I often find myself coming back to one small fishing community located in the heart of the Forgotten Coast. Carrabelle, Florida is not your typical tourist destination. Most people I talk to actually have no idea where Carrabelle is located […]

If I’m not going somewhere on my boat, the odds are I’m planning my next adventure.

Florida By Water is pleased to announce that we have been awarded the Flagler Award for “Best in Show” (under $100K category) from VISIT FLORIDA. The Award was presented during the 44th Annual Florida Governor’s Conference on Tourism, held September 25-27 at the Westin Diplomat Resort & Spa in Hollywood, Florida. Named for Henry Flagler, […]

There are few places in Florida where you can experience solitude on an abandoned beach while watching the sun set over the Gulf. However, a small town on the Forgotten Coast is just the place if you’re looking to get away from the crowds, traffic and endless displays of Florida t-shirts. Carrabelle is located about […]