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Test Your Knowledge of Aids to Navigation

By November 27, 2012

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Aids to navigation include buoys, daymarks, lights, and other marks that indicate a safe channel or obstructions. Every sailor needs to recognize their meaning when underway and should understand their chart symbols. Here's a fun little quiz to help you see how well you understand common navigational aids.


December 4, 2012 at 4:38 pm
(1) NewSailorHooray says:

Thanks for this. As a sailor of small lakes planning on broadening my charter horizons, this is extremely helpful.

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