Cap’n Larry Jarboe: The Boat That Does It All

Quite a few years ago, back in the mid-1970’s, I was fortunate to work as a mate then captain of a large passenger carrying boat that took people snorkeling on the shallow coral reefs of John Pennekamp State Park in Key Largo, Florida. I promoted our business with the phrase “If you can swim, you … Continue reading “Cap’n Larry Jarboe: The Boat That Does It All”

Guided Boat Tours in Key Largo

Great news for tourists in Key Largo! Captain Larry Jarboe just added to his fleet the new Wavewalk Express, a comfortable aluminum catamaran with room for half a dozen passengers on its spacious deck. Larry has decades of experience in guiding boat tours, and he offers exclusive excursions including tours at sunset, and tours on … Continue reading “Guided Boat Tours in Key Largo”

Precision driving through the mangrove tunnel maze – Wavewalk S4 kayak skiff

By Captain Larry Jarboe Key Largo Only an S4 is capable of negotiating these passages at this speed. But, I can take a wrong turn or two, too.     More Wavewalk adventures with Capn’ Larry »   NOTE FROM THIS BLOG’S EDITOR DON’T TRY THIS YOURSELF BECAUSE IT’S HAZARDOUS – THERE IS NO ROOM … Continue reading “Precision driving through the mangrove tunnel maze – Wavewalk S4 kayak skiff”

Wavewalk S4 motor kayak skiff high speed chase in narrow winding mangrove creek

This short movie shows Captain Larry Jarboe driving his S4 kayak skiff powered by a 9.8 HP Tohatsu outboard motor with a 6’3″ 260 lbs passenger on board, in a narrow and winding mangrove creek. The total payload carried by his S4 is over 500 lbs. The S4 is perfectly stable and maneuvers easily despite … Continue reading “Wavewalk S4 motor kayak skiff high speed chase in narrow winding mangrove creek”