Short History of Dry Boat Storage Lifts

In the beginning, the drystack industry was primarily a “mom and pop” industry which recognized the need to provide storage and related services to pleasure boat owners. The first drystack building is thought to have been built in New Jersey. The innovator that started this business used an old Clark forklift with modified negative shank forks to retrieve the boats […]

Big Lagoon State Park – Perdido Key Florida

Sitting on the northern shoreline of its namesake, Big Lagoon State Park’s 655 upland acres separate the mainland from Perdido Key and the Gulf of Mexico. Natural communities, ranging from saltwater marshes to pine flatwoods, attract a wide variety of birds, especially during the spring and fall migrations, while the beaches, shallow bays, nature trails and open woodlands offer splendid […]

Perdido Key – Things To Know

Here a just a few of the places and their names used most common by the locals on Perdido Key. Baar’s Field – the place behind the Winn Dixie where kids play baseball and softball Beach Mouse – the controversial rodent that has stopped more condo development than the subprime banking scandal. Some people hate the mouse because it has […]

Perdido Key – Nearby Waterways

The Gulf – that big ol’ piece of wet stuff that laps up onto Perdido Key. Intracostal Waterway or ICW – this is the stretch of water that cuts a path through Perdido. You cross it when you’re going over the bridge to Perdido Key. The ICW runs all the way from Maine to Texas and is a major shipping […]

Perdido Key Boat Storage

Located on the Intercoastal Canal, Perdido Key Marina is a full-service marina with 500 Dry Storage Slips for boats up to 45′ in length. Housing our corporate office, this facility also offers our marine service center – ships store – deli – and boat brokerage. Other amenities include showers, restrooms and a fuel dock offering non-Ethanol gas, diesel, and pump-out services. We […]