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Trailering Your Boat: Seven Items to Check Every Time

Yes, I know, a headline like that can come across as a pedantic wet blanket. You could read it that way -- I get that, but here’s the way it was intended: … [Read more...]

Boat Trailering Video Series: Expert Advice

Boat trailering gets easier with practice. Paul Cronin photo.

There are good things and bad things to say about boat trailering. For people who are used to it and have their systems down, the good far outweighs the … [Read more...]

Boat Trailering: Tongue Weight

weight distribution

In my continuing search for the perfect tow vehicle for my 5,000-pound boat and trailer combo I’ve been concentrating on tow vehicle suspension systems. … [Read more...]

Boat Trailering: the Tow Vehicle

Driving down the road the other day I noticed a pick-up truck pulling an empty boat trailer. I started to wonder what kind of boat would fit on the trailer. … [Read more...]

Small Fishing Boats: What Are Your Options?

Whether you’re looking at freshwater fishing boats or saltwater fishing boats, one thing is for sure: the bulk of them are going to be small fishing … [Read more...]

Boat Storage: What’s Right for Your Boat?

I got into boating with a trailerable boat (see our Boat Towing Guide if this is of interest to you), but over the years I moved up to boats too large … [Read more...]

All About Boat Trailers

When we shop for boats, we look critically at the boat. We scrutinize its condition and whether it will meet our needs. On the other hand we probably don’t … [Read more...]

Crestliner 1750 Bass Hawk Review

Blasting across the lake at speeds in excess of 50 MPH, the Bass Hawk felt plenty solid underfoot.

The 2017 1750 Crestliner Bass Hawk is an all new model that bass anglers have got to know about. This article originally appeared on boats.com. … [Read more...]

Plan Your Annual Boat Budget, Plus Money-Saving Tips

Boats idling at a dock because you didn’t anticipate operating costs are in a sad state. Don’t be boat poor, use the guidelines in this article to control and plan your annual operating expenses.

There is no doubt that the boating lifestyle can be expensive.  Just how expensive depends on the size of the boat, where you keep it, and what you do … [Read more...]

Best Boat Deals: Expert’s Choice—Jarvis Newman, Sea Ray, Bertram

1962 Bertram 31 with Yanmar Diesels

It's the time of year when a lot of us have a bit of wanderlust rolling around our souls. Some folks may like ice fishing, but you’ll be able to tell … [Read more...]


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