Hello world!

Welcome to the new GPSA website! We’ve moved to the WordPress platform which gives us new options and capabilities. You may also notice that we’ve changed the domain from GPSADC.org to GangplankatTheWharf.com. This site will continue to be a key Gangplank Slipholders Association communication tool. It also showcases our unique liveaboard community to landlubbers. The new domain name simply makes us a little easier to find. Watch for updates coming… Read More »Hello world!

Wharf Phase 2 Construction Update

The Atlantic to Move Headquarters to The Wharf In 2022, The Publication Will Move Into The Wharf’s Second Phase Office at 610 Water Street The magazine will occupy the top two floors of the building. Hoffman-Madison Waterfront – The Wharf, Washington, D.C. An announcement last month was written up in Washingtonian, Bisnow, BizJournal, and many others. Below is an excerpt from the Wharf’s full news release: WASHINGTON, D.C. – December… Read More »Wharf Phase 2 Construction Update

Winter Liveaboard Safety and Comfort

Eugene Day – December 2020 I am not a marine professional, or an electrician, or any of several useful things. This is more or less an off the cuff review based on my experience of living here on several boats through 24 winters, and from the experience of my neighbors, and some reading. I would be happy to answer any questions through the GPSA mail list or privately. — The primary… Read More »Winter Liveaboard Safety and Comfort

Wharf Gangplank Marina Introduction

   Management Team Chris Williams Assistant General Manager (AGM) bdandridge@oasismarinas.com Chris comes from the hospitality industry. Before the COVID-19 pandemic, he was a front desk agent with the Intercontinental Hotel Group. Alyssa Cody-Harpster Office Manager dockmaster@wharfdcmarina.com Alyssa has been with the marina for over a year now. Before moving to DC, she had no previous experience with boats. She is a military wife and fur mama. In her spare time,… Read More »Wharf Gangplank Marina Introduction

Boat Sales

Wharf DC Marina – only one way to live aboard Updated 11/23/2020 If you currently wanted to live full-time in our marina, or more accurately, to become a liveaboard resident here in what we affectionately call our home, Wharf’s Gangplank Marina, there is only one way to go about it. That is to buy a boat with a current liveaboard license. In 2022, the Wharf is committed to finishing the… Read More »Boat Sales

GPSA Board: Masks and the Marina

The GPSA Board has received many inquiries about marina policies during the pandemic, and as neighbors, we have observed quite a range of behaviors as we have adapted over the last few months. Mask policies – and their usage – continues to be a big topic in our Board meetings and in meetings with Oasis and Wharf management. This email was already being planned following our recent meetings, but it… Read More »GPSA Board: Masks and the Marina

2020 – Happy Hours Are Back!

We couldn’t be happier!! It just doesn’t feel like summer without the Party Barge.The Party Barge was officially opened again by Oasis on June 2nd after being closed in response to CDC guidelines on March 16th. No more than ten people may gather there at one time Please wear masks  That’s it!   Happy Hours are each Thursday around 7pm. Bring your own supplies and feel free to find creative ways… Read More »2020 – Happy Hours Are Back!

Happy Hour Sign Ups! 2019

    Happy Hour – POWYC sponsored –  Summer 2019     Sign up, announce your theme –     Create a Happy Hour dream come true!    Spreadsheet -> SIGN UP <-