Updated: A Good Samaritan rescued a boater whose 35-foot fishing vessel sank off Shilshole this morning, Seattle Fire says. The call came in at 8 a.m. for a sinking boat, and Seattle Fire dispatched its fireboat as well as a full response to the Shilshole Marina area on Seaview Ave. N. Harbor Patrol also responded. […]
Shilshole Marina is once again running their free summer movie series, Movies at the Marina, with The Secret Life of Pets showing on Friday, August 11. The Coney Island Avenue Woodfired Pizza truck will be there from 5 to 8:30 pm, and the Seattle Humane’s MaxMobile will be on site from 6 to 8:30 pm, […]
A large response of firefighters rushed to a sailboat fire at Shilshole Marina just before noon. The fire was contained to a single sailboat — it started in the engine compartment — and firefighters were able to knock down the flames quickly. My Ballard reader David sent us this photo of fire crews responding to […]
A small fishing boat moored at Shilshole Marina partially sunk on Friday night. When firefighters responded, only the stern was showing. They worked with the owner to pump water from the vessel. By the time we snapped this photo, most of the boat was back above the water — successfully salvaged for another day.
After 382 days away from home, the Ocean Watch made its way back to Shilshole Marina after accomplishing what no sailboat has ever done – circumnavigated the continents of North and South America. Ocean Watch as it pulls into Shilshole Marina. The nearly 28,000 nautical mile sailing expedition called Around the Americas launched last May […]