About

FB_IMG_1447515556668-1GulfLatitudes.com is a compilation of new and previously published works by award winning boating and travel journalist, Troy Gilbert.

As a contributor to Sailing World, BoatU.S. Magazine, All At Sea, Tide, Southwinds, Bluewater Sailing, Mississippi Magazine, Southern Boating, the Times-Picayune, the New Orleans Advocate as well as international magazines such as Asia-Pacific BoatingCruising Helmsman and Caribbean Compass, these stories are brought together to provide a unique and in-depth view into one of the most historic and colorful boating regions in the Americas.

In 2015, Troy’s work earned him a BWI Award for his story on an expedition to Mississippi’s Horn Island in BoatU.S. magazine.

Gulflatitudes.com has also been given the rights to re-publish many of the still timely cruising and storm stories that were first published in Mid-Gulf Sailing which ran in the 80’s and the 90’s.

Troy is also the author of Dinner with Tennessee Williams, the Cafe Degas Cookbook and New Orleans Kitchens and the upcoming On the Coast which releases October 10, 2016.

To contact regarding writing/photography assignments, please email troyag [at] hotmail [dot] com.

2 responses to “About

  1. Troy,
    I have just found your page and have thoroughly enjoyed perusing it! I have a Bayfield that has sat idle for the past year and this website has reinvigorated my cruising and adventure spirit. Thanks!-Alex

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