Did you wake up on Christmas morning and find a new boat on the front lawn? Did you get a new GPS or fish finder for your boat this Christmas?
Before you try out your new toys out on the water, the Charlotte Observer has some tipsto get the most out of your new boating gear or new boat .
To get the most out of your new electronics, make sure you read the manual and install them properly. If you have to, have a professional do it.
If you bought a new boat, a simple safety course can teach valuable boating lessons to protect you and you family.
Do you have any tips or advice for new boaters on safety or electronic gear? Post a comment below and share them.