Tips For Saltwater Fishing

New to the wide world of saltwater fishing? You’ll want to take several factors into consideration before you head out on your maiden fishing trip in the ocean. Saltwater fish are found wherever there is plenty of oxygen, food and cover for them to hide from predators if ambushed. Not all fish are the same; some tolerate […]

How to Prepare for a Safe Pontoon Boat Ride

Before you take your pontoon boat out on the water, you’ll want to prepare for a fun and safe voyage. As the old saying goes, an ounce of preparation is worth a pound of cure and that applies here, too. A little proactivity can make a big impact in keeping your family safe on the water. We’ve […]

Essential Pontoon Maintenance Tools

Proactive pontoon maintenance is the key to keeping your vessel running well and lasting for many years of adventures! There are plenty of maintenance tasks that even beginners can handle, but they do require certain tools. Before you go spending a bunch of money to build your toolkit, check out the following guide on the essential tools […]

The 2020 Bennington® Pontoon Lineup

Bennington pontoons are known for their excellence, their luxury, and their comfort. For many, the choice isn’t difficult. Some boaters come back to Bennington every time they’re looking for an upgrade. And if this is the year you’re looking for a new boat, then we’ve got the 2020 Bennington pontoon lineup for you. Stop by Norfolk […]

Getting the Perfect 2020 Grady-White Boat

When you’re boating adventures take you quite a ways off the beaten path, you’ll want a vessel that can handle everything you throw at it, whether that means some of the local rivers and lakes or the rough waters just off the coast. If those are the kinds of boats you need, then check out what we […]

Understanding the Importance of Outboard Motors

If you are a marine enthusiast, you’ve likely heard the term “outboard motors” but if you’re new to boating, you may be wondering what they are or how they can be used to improve your boating experiences. Below we break down everything you need to know about outboard motors, so you can decide if getting […]

How to Maintain Your Boat Trailer

Proactive maintenance will help extend the life of your boat trailer and keep it out of the service shop, so you can enjoy your vessel for as long as possible. There are some tasks best left to the professionals, but there are plenty of projects that beginners can tackle. We’ve rounded up the basic steps to maintaining […]

Why You Should Buy a Boat

Tired of watching other people enjoy their boats while you’re stuck on shore? Longing to feel the wind on your face as you cruise along the coast or over the shimmering surface of a lake? Then it sounds like you need to invest in a boat of your own! A boat offers you the freedom to explore […]

Fishing Tips For Beginners

Buying a fishing boat is a great way to expand your horizons. You’ll be able to fish in deeper waters and coast around the lake, looking for the perfect spot. Plus, you can even bring friends and family along for the ride, since you’ll have plenty of space for everyone’s gear. But if you’re new to this […]

Tips For Boating With Teenagers

Boating is a fun activity for the entire family but if the adults on the boat want to relax, things can get a little low-key for the kids on board. For smaller kids, you can carry Play-Doh or play games like I-Spy but your teenager is probably going to give you a big eye-roll if you suggest […]