Pacific Marine Publishing

Peter Vassilopoulos is a long-time West Coast boater who has traveled the Pacific Northwest coast extensively and contributed to numerous boating publications—Pacific Yachting Magazine in particular.

Since 1994 he has produced a series of best-selling marine guides: Docks & Destinations; Anchorages and Marine Parks; North of Desolation Sound (The Broughton Islands); Gulf Islands Cruising Guide and Cruising to Desolation Sound, which includes Howe Sound and the Sunshine Coast. His latest works include a coffee-table, hard-covered book about the marine artist John M. Horton (published by Heritage House). His earliest book, Antiques Afloat (1981), on historical local pleasure craft, remains a highly regarded work.