Welcome to the Beautiful Waters of Connecticut! 

    Welcome to the beautiful waters of Connecticut….from the vast expanse of Long Island Sound to the flowing beauty of our rivers to the stunning vistas of our inland lakes.  Here you will find waterfront recreation at its best, with some of the finest facilities and industry professionals ready to serve you.  Whether you are a seasoned sailor, a fearless fisherman or a novice to the many opportunities that await you along our shorelines, the Connecticut Marine Trades Association is here to protect, to advocate, to promote and to ensure that you enjoy this recreation with the best in education, safety and confidence.  We maintain a membership dedicated to providing the highest standards of service to the recreational boater.  We are here to protect the natural resource that is our industry and to promote educational awareness for boaters and non boaters alike.  We are your gateway to the wonders of all that is boating in Connecticut.

Welcome 2 Our Waters!

We are CMTA:

Promoting the Interests of Recreational Boating

Protecting Industry conditions and business

Providing the utmost in service to our members and boating consumers

Advancing education in boating, boat safety and industry best management practices

Ensuring the health of our environment and natural resources

Securing a future for our marine workforce through development and training

And Producers of the Hartford Boat Show!

See you January 28-31, 2016 with a new and expanding Show spanning two floors of the Connecticut Convention Center with new and exciting features!



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Posted by CMTA - Connecticut Marine Trades Association on Friday, April 17, 2015