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Marine Trawler Owners Association

Welcome To
Marine Trawler Owners Association!
Do you own a trawler? Dream of cruising the waterways on your own boat? Then MTOA is for you! Just ask any of our 2,500 members!
Benefits of being an MTOA member include.. 
  • Port Captains to help you along your way
  • Regional Groups hosting monthly cruises and social events near you
  • Turtle Times quarterly magazine filled with photos and articles of interest
  • Marina Partners granting discounts to members
  • Insurance Program for your boat
  • Yacht Club Reciprocity
  • Forums to share cruising and maintenance tips...
  • And most of all...Fantastic Rendezvous in multiple locations each year!
Our Mission: "To promote camaraderie, education and safety among trawler enthusiasts."
Membership in MTOA is open to anyone 21 years of age and above.  For more information, see "about MTOA."  To join now, click   
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MTOA Magazine Issue 107 - September 2017
The MTOA magazine, issued quarterly, stuffed with members' accounts of cruises, problems solved, engine and maintenance tips and other advice. 

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90 Day Comment Period  - By Law changes

As reported to you in the Turtle Times, your Board convened a committee to take a fresh look at how we manage major rendezvous.  The findings of these committees, most of which were adopted by the Board, require that certain items in the bylaws be modified to make the recommended changes possible.  This requires a 90 comment period - please send your comments to the board via

Documents included for your reading pleasure: Presidents Letter of Introduction to Proposed By Law ChangesThe Report from the Rendezvous Committee; and the Proposed By Laws

 Cover Letter  Rendezvous Vision Report    Proposed Bylaws Amendment 

Your Input is needed  


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