Category archive: ACBS

40th Annual Lake George Rendezvous

Here is a selection of photos from the 40th Annual Lake George Rendezvous, August 24th.  These and other photos were featured on the WoodyBoater site – full story at

Clayton Antique Boat Show 2013

Despite a consistent weather report of the chance of showers every day, the Clayton Antique Boat Show was almost completely dry.  Pleasant temps and mostly sunny skies graced the eclectic collection of boats that arrived. In all the years I’ve been going to Clayton, I would have to say this show, while very nice, seemed…

"Barnegat Belle" Wins Best Restored at St. Michael's

A rare 1946 Gar Wood 22 1/2 utility won Best Restored at the ACBS Chesapeake Bay Chapter’s annual boat show in June.  “Barnegat Belle” is owned by Chris Johnson who found the boat in south New Jersey in poor condition.  Chris rescued the boat and over a ten year period, had the boat restored.  Jim…