The inside scoop on all things boating in 2021.

It’s been a minute since we’ve had a chance to hang out at a boat show—one of our favorite ways to get out during the off-season and get up to speed on the latest new boat models and products that power our boating adventures.  

To help you do just that, we’ve created The Ultimate Boat Show Insider Guide. Consider it your 2-minute drill—a go-to plan for making your summer boat shopping list. A round up of what’s on trend in boating for 2021, from the coolest new models to must-have gear. Plus, tips and advice for everyone from beginning boaters to seasoned skippers.  

The countdown to summer is on! Let’s go! 

new boats under 20K for 2021

Top 12 All-New Boats Under $21K for 2021

There are more affordable models hitting the water than ever before—find the right boat for your budget and your lifestyle.

10 Off-the-Grid Locations to Tow Your Boat this Year

With a trailerable boat, you’re free to boat on just about any ocean, lake, river, bay or inlet in your state, region or even across the country.

10 best places to tow your boat
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Green Boating: 10 Best Practices for Boaters

As boaters, it's up to all of us to help protect the waterways that we love—and that starts with how we boat and where we boat.

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Boat fenders, often referred to as "boat bumpers" by new or novice boaters, provide a cushion between your boat and a dock, jetty or another boat. Let's take a look at the steps for tying a boat fender in the proper location, and discuss the best fenders to use for your boat type.

Do you know how to Clean, Drain, Dry your boat? To stop the spread of aquatic hitchhikers (or aquatic invasive species, or AIS), be sure to clean, drain, and air-dry your entire boat before launching in another waterway.

Tailgating on a boat, also called "boatgating" or "sailgating," is just like planning a tailgate on land, but better! When it comes to boatgating for the big game, remember to always have a 'safety first' mindset. Read on for more tips on grilling, planning, and prep.