Reviews

Best Boat Deals: Expert’s Choice—Boston Whaler, Twin Vee, Mako

1968 Boston Whaler 17 Eastport

We’re celebrating center-consoles this month for our Expert’s Choice installment, having pored over many dozens of listings to find a couple of true … [Read more...]

Five Fabulous Runabouts for 2017

The Glastron GT 180 is simple, versatile, and priced right. Glastron photo.

A runabout is a boat with such a wide definition that it’s a challenge to decide whether to include certain boats inside that definition or exclude them. … [Read more...]

10 Bass Boats that Will Blow You Away: Cast Action Heroes

The Skeeter FX 20 and a Yamaha VMAX SHO: a match made in boat-building heaven.

If you’re a diehard freshwater angler looking for a new bass boat, these 10 will all be of interest—they cover the spectrum from budget-busters to … [Read more...]

Grady-White Freedom 235 Review

Without question, the greatest strength of the dual console design is versatility. You can use a boat like this for fishing one day, and family cruising the next.

No matter how well a boat sells after a few years the manufacturer generally redesigns the model to bring it up to date, and we shouldn’t expect anything … [Read more...]

Best Boat Deals: Expert’s Choice—Regulator, MJM, Harris FloteBote

1997 Regulator 26 CC

If you pay attention to groundhog-related news, you know that the underground rodent popped its head out of the ground in Pennsylvania on February 2 and … [Read more...]

Four Winns HD220: Outboard or Stern Drive?

…or an outboard, the Four Winns HD220 will fit the bill.

The Four Winns HD220 and HD220 OB offer you multiple power choices, plus smart design. This article originally appeared on boats.com. Republished … [Read more...]

Four New Center-Console Fishing Boats for 2017

The Everglades 273cc is a stretched version of the builder’s venerable 243cc model, and every bit as good. Everglades photo.

One resolution we’re committed to keeping this year is to spend more time fishing. If you feel the same, you probably already know that center-console … [Read more...]

Wellcraft 262 Fisherman: Flash of Brilliance

While the single engine rig we tested isn’t even close to max power, the advantages are numerous.

The all-new 2017 Wellcraft 262 Fisherman center console is proof: Wellcraft is not only back, they’re also building better boats. This article … [Read more...]

Best Boat Deals: Expert’s Choice—Greenline, Everglades, Lakeview

2012 Greenline 40 Diesel Hybrid

We’ve got some interesting boats lined up for this installment of Best Boat Deals. Since it’s cold and snowy outside we had some extra time this month … [Read more...]

Bryant Speranza: Punching Above its Weight

Save the bow for the kids, and add the playpen-style filler cushion to get the most from that space.

It’s hard to believe how much Bryant packs into its new Speranza runabout. This article originally appeared on boats.com. Republished by permission.  If … [Read more...]


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