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Become a Green Boater

Become a Green Boater

April 3, 2017 by · Leave a Comment 

  We all want a non-polluting boating environment with clear waters, clean beaches, and healthy marine life. While we cannot control every assault on our environment, boaters can curtail or eliminate our human-generated pollution. Petroleum products are high on the list of marine foulers. Before you leave your slip, take a look over the side […]

All By Yourself

All By Yourself

July 21, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

. You have the day off with no commitments, the weather is great, and water conditions are perfect— it’s time for a boat ride! But there’s a catch, as your usual first mate and all your boating pals are unavailable. Will you boat alone, or sit out the day? The thought of going solo may […]

Rack Storage vs. Trailering

Rack Storage vs. Trailering

July 21, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

When it comes to storing your boat in a rack or trailering it, which is the best way to go? In many areas of the country, trailer boaters have the option of rack storing their boat at a ‘boatel’ facility. Is it worth the extra cost? As someone who has used both methods over the […]

Know Your Limits

Know Your Limits

July 21, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Boating for many means experiencing exhilarating freedom and adventure. Out on the water, there are no drawn lanes to be dutifully followed, and boaters can enjoy breaking the surly bonds of land-borne life. At the same time, boating requires a measure of self-sufficiency and accountability; boaters need to be knowledgeable and prepared when heading out […]