CONTENTS BoatU.S. MAGAZINE OCTOBER | NOVEMBER 2017
BIG DREAMS The Leopard 45 sailing cat offers spacious living both inside and out with copious deck space, a light-filled saloon,
luxurious owner’s suite with a roomy head and shower, and much more.
78 Florida Georgia line A well-planned cruise from Jekyll Island, Georgia, to Fernandina Beach, Florida, roved the perfect summer vacation for ids and adults alike y Fred Braman
68 Where have all
the young boaters gone?
Millennials are participating in boating
at similar rates to their parents, yet
they’re far less likely to own a boat.
We dive deep into the reasons why in
this special report
By Fiona McGlynn
60 Think big!
Whether you are considering upgrading
or just want to dream, we’ve rounded
up 10 of the coolest new power cruisers,
sailboats, and cats from 40 to 70+ feet
By Mark Corke
74 Casting call
rom a motorized
addleboard to a
major upgrade for
he lowly utility
ucket, here are
he highlights for
nglers from 2017
y Mike Hodge
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