Suds & Sudz:  A neighborhood clean-up effort!   We all do a great job helping out our neighbors, it’s part of what makes this such a great place to live. The GPSA Board would like to take it a bit further by offering up a DAY where we coordinate with the marina to clean up.   Dan will have the power washer available and bins for the old paint cans… Read More »

National Talk Like A Pirate Day

Ahoy Mateys! September 19th is a day ye shouldn’t be missin! Be sure to show yer inner pirate to all the landlubbers in yer lives. If ye cause a mutiny, ye took the pirate speak a wee bit too far. ‘Tis gunna get ye started:  Ye all have a jolly day!

Recreational Pier Construction

Gangplank Marina’s E-Dock has been removed and the first piles for The Wharf’s new recreational pier are in. Photo credit: Tashia McCarty Photo credit: Tashia McCarty When completed, the new recreational pier will look like this.

Case Bridge Lighting

On August 18th, 2016, Mayor Muriel Bowser lit the new blue lights on the Francis Case Memorial Bridge. Gangplankers attended the event in the Washington Channel by dinghy and paddleboard. More info here: Lighting Architects Who Illuminated the Eiffel Tower Just Lit DC’s Case Bridge Wharf Unveils Case Bridge Lighting Photo credit: Jason Kopp Photo credit: Jason Kopp Photo credit: Tashia McCarty

Christmas Night

Liveaboard boaters from CYC and Gangplank Marina gathered around The Wharf firepit on Christmas night for some much needed camaraderie. Huge thanks to CYC for planning the event. The wood was a little wet from the rain but that didn’t stop the fire or anyone from having a good time. If anyone would have told us we’d be sitting around the firepit in shorts and flip-flips in December we would… Read More »Christmas Night

Happy Holidays from GPSA

As you celebrate this special season may your heart be filled with joy and peace. May blessings of the holiday linger in your (boat) home and stay with you throughout the year.

J’s Farewell Party

Not long ago we received the news that our General Manager, Jerome Nickerson, would be leaving the marina to pursue other opportunities in Hawaii. J has been Gangplank Marina’s General Manager for a number of years. While we are sad to see him go, we certainly wish him well! Gangplankers gathered on “Laconic” for a farewell party on the night of December 21, 2015. (Photo credit: Melissa Wetzler) Thanks for… Read More »J’s Farewell Party

Dinghy Caroling 2015

On a chilly winter night, as they do every year, Gangplank slipholders boarded their dinghies, kayaks, and SUPs, to spread Holiday cheer to all the liveaboard boaters. This year there were over 15 slipholders participating in Dinghy Caroling on the night of December 16th. Songs included “Jingle Bell Rock”, “Silent Night”, “Holly Jolly Christmas”, and more! View the full Flickr album here: https://www.flickr.com/photos/gpsadc/albums/72157662635500756