Great Bay Marine, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, USA
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General - Great Bay Marine lies on the Piscataqua River and is provides unspoiled views of the lovely Great Bay which is a popular fishing and birding destination. The waterside views from the docks are of the islands, the General Sullivan Bridge and the town of Durham in the distance.
Position - 43° 06.9' N 70° 50.1' W
Reference port -
Mean time differences - HW: minutes ± ; LW: minutes ±
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Approach & Entrance; From the Gulf of Maine head for Bigelow Bight. From the Bight enter the Piscataqua River. Great Bay Marine lies to port 6 miles upstream from mouth of the river. As the Piscataqua makes a W bend the fixed General Sullivan Bridge with a 46-foot vertical clearance spans the river. Great Bay Marine is a quarter mile to the W
Berths & Moorings - 9 of the 125 slips are reserved for transients. 90 moorings, 10 for transients. Reservations are preferred.
Maximum length - 50'
Formalities - Not known
VHF Ch - 16
Call sign -
Water - On the pontoons
Electric - On the pontoons
Fuel - On the fuel dock.
Weather forecast - Not known.
Security - 24 hours.
Internet Access - Not known.
Other Facilities & Services - Toilets. Showers. Laundry. Picnic area with grills. Pump out. Travelift (36T). Crane. Forklift (15T). Launching ramp. Engine repairs. Electrical repairs. Electronic repairs. Hull repairs. Rigger. Bottom cleaning. Brightwork. Air conditioning. Refrigeration. Divers. Compound. Wash & Wax. Interior cleaning. Propeller repairs. Woodworking. Inflatable repairs. Painting. Awlgrip. Total refits
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Fishing Tackle - Not Known
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Shopping - Within 1 mile there is a convenience store, fishmonger, bank with ATM and a newsstand. Within 3 miles; delicatessen, liquor store, bakery, post office, beauty salon, barber shop, dry cleaners and a department store with a pharmacy.Car Rental - Great Deals Here!!!
Eating Out - There is a restaurant on site at Great Bay Marine
Bus Service -
Taxis - Sunshine 431-4555
Limousine Service - Book your Limo Here
Train Service -Click here to Book Your Flights
Water Taxi -
Ferry Service -
Airport(s) - Pease - 2 miles. Logan International - 55 miles.
Local Area - Fitness Center. Jogging Paths. Horseback Riding. Beach. Dive Shop. Movie Theater. Golf Course. Portsmouth Jazz Festival. On the E shore of the river is the Great Bay National Wildlife Refuge which is home to an abundance of wildlife including some endangered species such as the American Bald Eagle, Peregrine Falcon and the Osprey. The picturesque 19th century Newington village provides some pleasant walks. Historic and charming Portsmouth is a short taxi ride away.
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