Online Navigation Publications for US Recreational Boaters

List compiled by Rob McLean, last updated on: November 23, 2017

Disclaimer: This listing is compiled for the convenience of fellow boaters.  To the best of our knowledge at the time of the latest update, links point to the latest versions of official documents.  However, it is the responsibility of each user of this document to ensure that he or she accesses the latest official version of any listed publication.  Internet links frequently change: if you notice any dead links please inform Rob McLean at rmclean@matrixlinks.ca and we’ll fix them if we can.

Contents

A. Links to official resources that are freely downloadable

B. Links to selected relevant laws and regulations

D. Links to selected other resources that are freely downloadable

E. Links to selected other resources available for purchase

 

A. Links to official resources that are freely downloadable

(May be useful to download and store on a computer or mobile device)

B. Links to selected relevant laws and regulations

  • Work in process

D. Links to selected other resources that are freely downloadable

Tides

Weather

Celestial Navigation: Nautical Almanac data

https://www.thenauticalalmanac.com

http://www.nauticalalmanac.it/en/navigation-astronomy/the-nautical-almanac.html

http://sv-inua.net/the-nautical-almanac

http://www.backbearing.com/almanac.html

http://astro.ukho.gov.uk/nao/online/

Cruising Info

E. Links to selected other resources available for purchase

   Ports/Waterway Guides

  Weather guides

  Nautical almanacs

  Chart Books (third party)


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