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Coast Pilots

U. S. Coast Pilots contain supplemental navigation information for coastal and intracoastal waters that would be important, but difficult to show on a nautical chart. Topics include:

  • Channel descriptions
  • Anchorages
  • Bridge and cable clearances
  • Current patterns
  • Tide and water levels
  • Pilotage
  • Towage
  • Weather
  • Wharf descriptions
  • Hazards
  • Routes
  • Facilities
  • Regulations
Coast Pilots are available in nine volumes and published annually on a rolling schedule throughout the year.


Ordering Information
122731 Coast Pilot 1
Coastal Maine, New Hampshire, and parts of Massachusetts from West Quoddy Head, ME to Provincetown, MA with major port data for Portsmouth, NH and Boston MA.
122732 Coast Pilot 2
Atlantic Coast from Cape Cod to Sandy Hook, NJ including parts of the Massachusetts coast and all of the coasts of Rhode Island, Connecticut, and New York.
122733 Coast Pilot 3
Atlantic coast from Sandy Hook, NJ to Cape Henry, VA including the New Jersey coast, Delaware Bay, Philadelphia, the Delaware-Maryland-Virginia coast, and the Chesapeake Bay.
122734 Coast Pilot 4
Atlantic coast from Cape Henry, VA to Key West, FL.
122735 Coast Pilot 5
Gulf of Mexico coast from Key West, FL to the Rio Grande plus Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.
122736 Coast Pilot 6
The Great Lakes Ontario, Erie, Huron, Michigan, and Superior and their connecting waters including the St. Lawrence River.
122737 Coast Pilot 7
Pacific coast of California, Oregon, and Washington between Mexico and British Columbia plus Hawaii and other U. S. territories in the South Pacific.
122738 Coast Pilot 8
Alaska's panhandle between the south boundary with Canada and Cape Spencer.
122739 Coast Pilot 9
Pacific and Arctic coasts of Alaska from Cape Spencer to the Beaufort Sea.
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