We are proud to offer Three Full-Service Marinas throughout the Shoreline & Connecticut River. With locations in Mystic, Groton, & Chester, CT offering Season Slips, Moorings, Factory Certified Mechanics, Yamaha & Tohatsu Outboard Sales, & Winter Storage including options for In-Water or Indoor Heated Storage Solutions.
The FULL SERVICE Boating
Experience on the CT River
LAT. N 41°, 24’, 20” LONG. W -72°, 25’, 47”
Chester Point Marina is located on the Connecticut River at Marker 37. They offer seasonal slips, heated indoor winter storage, unparalleled mechanical service, spectacular views, easy access to the Connecticut River, and more. Enjoy the convenience of all new floating docks, slips featuring shore power, cable TV, Wi-Fi, and fresh water hook-ups. With dockside amenities including laundry, air-conditioned bathrooms & showers, marina lounge, & an in-ground pool. The latest editions brings a riverside dining venue with Marker 37.
Jason joined the CPM staff in July of 2017 and holds a 100-ton USCG Masters License and also brings a wealth of knowledge servicing and maintaining vessels from tenders to yachts up to 110 ft. Jason is an Essex native and grew up on these local waters and decided that after college he wanted to take a job as a mate on yacht and travel the high seas.
With over 20 plus years in the marina industry from Maine to Florida and the Bahamas as a yacht captain, mechanical foreman, and service manager working at several major boatyards along Long Island include Brewer Yacht Haven Marina in Stamford. CT and Brewer Bruce and Johnsons Marina in Branford, CT. Jason is ABYC certified in marine electrical and marine systems and also diesel training with manufacturers such as Westerbeke, Yanmar, Cummings, Caterpillar, and Northern Lights.
Jason is a hands-on manager who assists the crew wherever help is needed and strives to keep the service repairs completed on time and within budget. He also oversees all service and repair work, winter storage and marina operations.
Chester Point Marina offers one of the largest and best-equipped land storage facilities in the area, with outdoor and heated indoor storage for up to 300 boats. Winter service prepares your boat for those cold winter months and includes hauling, pressure washing, rigging, storage, and springtime relaunch. Service solutions for all types of vessels include both powerboats & sailboats.
CHESTER POINT MARINA
72 Railroad Ave
Chester, CT 06412
Stay for the Day or
FOR the Season
LAT. N 41°, 20’, 54.21” LONG. W 71°, 58’, 21.58”
Located in the heart of Historic Mystic, Fort Rachel Marina has a rich history dating back to the War of 1812. The marina is a boater’s paradise for those cruising Long Island and Block Island Sounds. Whether you are staying with them for one day or year-round, their goal is to provide a well-kept, clean marina environment and to offer outstanding services with amenities to enhance your boating lifestyle.
They pride themselves on their hospitality, excellent facilities, and welcome all transient boaters in the area. Their knowledgeable and friendly staff is always ready to assist you with your boating necessities, reservations, and repairs.
Don’s professional marine experience includes positions held in both Rhode Island and Connecticut. Before arriving in Chester, he worked for Quox Corporation in Mystic and from this experience maintains a universal refrigerant certification. Don has also worked as the general manager of Frank Hall Boatyard in Westerly, Rhode Island and between the years of 1996 and 2003, Don worked for Freedom and Legacy Yachts as the Senior Project Manager at the yacht production facility in Middletown, Rhode Island.
With his experiences in the field and being a long time sailor and power boater, Don arrived at Fort Rachel with extensive marina knowledge. In addition to being a marine professional, Don is also a family man, married to his wife Jesse and father to five children. He currently resides nearby in Rhode Island and is a member of the Wadawanuck Club in Stonington, Connecticut.
Exclusive Yamaha Outboard Dealer for Mystic, CT
Fort Rachel is beyond excited to offer Yamaha Outboards and accessories. Being one of the most popular brands in the outboard motor business, Yamaha is trusted by professional fishermen and weekend fishing enthusiasts alike. Fort Rachel Marina now carries the entire Yamaha outboard line; Offshore, V MAX SHO®, In-Line Four, Midrange, Portable, High Thrust and the Yamaha Jet Drive. Stop in the new showroom today and their staff will guide you to the perfect outboard to meet your boating needs.
FORT RACHEL MARINA
44 Water Street
Mystic, CT 06355
LAT. N 41°, 19’, 11” LONG. W 72°, 3’, 33”
Pine Island Marina (PIM) offers 145 slips that can accommodate power boats up to 42 feet in length. Each slip features upgraded shore power and fresh water hook-ups. Seasonal moorings are very popular at Pine Island Marina with 20 moorings available accommodating vessels up to 35 feet. They offer launch service and dinghy storage for their mooring customers. The dinghy docks have been completely revamped, and launch service is available 7 days a week – full time on weekends and on call during the week.
While relaxing out on the mooring, enjoy the views and peaceful setting of the sheltered harbor. For those looking for a “boat on trailer” solution PIM is happy to offer contracts for May through October. Being located adjacent to the Bay Berry State Boat Launch makes your boating experience just that much more convenient all season long.
PIM offers a fantastic location with convenient access to the best fishing and cruising grounds in Fishers and Long Island Sound. It is a short ride to the race for fishing or a comfortable cruise to Block Island. Boating to New England locations, such as Watch Hill, Napatree Point, Point Judith, Newport, Montauk, Greenport LI, & Martha’s Vineyard are made easy when you dock with them.
After many years in the food and beverage industry, Miles Dull decided to pursue his second lifelong passion of marine mechanics. He attended MTTI in West Providence, RI for a year-long training course & earned the golden wrench award. Miles began an internship at Pine Island Marina, and through the years he worked his way up and never stopped learning and obtaining his factory training on Yamaha engines. Now as manager, Miles oversees the staff and day-to-day operations of Pine Island Marina and looks forward to the expansion of the marina and serving boaters.
The Pine Island Marina service department offers top quality service and maintenance. This Groton based Marina is a true full-service yard, offering a wide range of services from hauling and launching, to repairs and maintenance. The technicians and marine craftsman at Pine Island Marina are highly trained, certified Yamaha and Tohatsu technicians with years of experience and are ready to help take the stress out of boat repair or maintenance. They also stock factory parts. Year round service you can depend on.
PINE ISLAND MARINA
916R Shennecossett Road
Groton, CT 06340
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