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This new 11th edition of the Explorer Chartbook Near Bahamas brings you the most up-to-date charts and cruising guide information for the islands stretching from the Gulf Stream across to the Abacos and down to New Providence. Each settlement’s Need-to-Know Info has been revised and updated reflecting post-Dorian rebuilding efforts so that you can confidently explore this beloved cruising ground. (published October 2023)




    • Covers Gulf Stream Crossings, Grand Bahama, Abacos, Bimini, Berry Islands, Andros, New Providence/Nassau
    • Tide Tables through 2024-2025
    • 81 cruiser-friendly Explorer Charts
      • Overview Planning Chart of the Bahamas
      • (6) Small Scale charts
      • (13) Medium Scale charts
      • (39) Large Scale charts
      • (23) Closeup charts
    • Chart Detail:
      • On-scene GPS waypoints and routes
      • 1/10-minute grid and border scales
      • Shaded depth contours
      • New and corrected hydrographic data
      • Updated variation on compass roses
      • Extensive hydrographic and topographical features to scale, plus road maps for land travel
      • Chart page overlaps
      • Notes on "Joins page..."
    • Printed on water- and tear-resistant material
    • The most up-to-date and complete source of information on services and facilities (Need-to-Know Info)
    • Latest table of recommended marinas and services for all of the Bahamas
    • Special Articles including: 

      • Crossing the Gulf Stream
      • Customs and Immigration
      • Bahamas Weather
      • Anchoring
      • History and Description
      • Reading the Water
      • Communications
      • Provisioning
      • Fishing Regulations
      • Flight Services
      • Extensive Help Menu
      • Emergency Medical Services and Evacuation
      • Bahamas National Parks
      • Hurricane Dorian Update
      • Good Neighbor Checklist
      • Navigating Andros' East Coast
      • Waypoint List

    Near Bahamas - 11th Ed

    • All Chartbooks are water- and tear-resistant. Use special care!

      • Ink softens and can be scratched off if wet. Rinse off any water and pat dry carefully.
      • Store out of sunlight.
      • Write with soft lead pencil and erase gently.
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