The Western Flyer in the Media

January 16, 2017

From Steinbeck to surfboards: Famous fishing boat surfs back to sea


January 02, 2018

Western Flyer, boat that carried John Steinbeck to The Sea of Cortez, to be restored by 2020


June 6, 2016

Modern Luxury Magazine Orange County, A Seafarer's Tale


April 20, 2016

King 5 News, Apr, 2016: Boat made famous by John Steinbeck gets major facelift in Port Townsend


January 2, 2016

Santa Cruz Sentinel, Jan, 2016: Dan Haifley, Our Ocean Backyard: 'Western Flyer's' journey continues.


November 17, 2015

Smithsonian Magazine, November 17th, 2015: Steinbeck's boat the "Western Flyer" Will Voyage Again for Science

November 12, 2015

NY Times, November 12, 2015: 75 Years After Steinbeck Sailed, A Boat is Readied to go Back to Sea.


October 14, 2015

Komo News, October 14, 2015: Famous Steinbeck boat getting 2 million restoration in Port Townsend.

September 14, 2015

Peninsula Daily News, September 14, 2015: Educational opportunity of Western Flyer work hailed in Port Townsend reception.


July 26, 2015

Peninsula Daily News, July 26, 2015: Boat Associated with John Steinbeck getting $2m Renovation in Port Townsend.


February 20, 2015

The Western Flyer, a ship immortalized by author John Steinbeck, has been purchased by an investor who plans to restore it to its former glory and bring it back to Monterey Harbor, said Cannery Row historian Michael Hemp.


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The Western Flyer in the Media
The Western Flyer in the Media
The Western Flyer in the Media