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Buying Your First Boat Guide

So you’re ready to take the plunge and buy a boat. Download our step-by-step beginner’s guide to get up to speed on all the basics.

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Find Your Perfect Boat

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Whether high speed or low key, there's a boat for every lifestyle and occasion.

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Certified Dealers

Using a marine five-star certified dealer will ensure you buy a boat that is safe and seaworthy. 

Marina Finder

Ready to hit the water? Use our interactive map to discover local spots for fishing and boating.

Register Your Boat Online

Boat registrations vary from state to state. Register your boat today with our online tool.

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Articles & Resources

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Inspirational stories, educational articles, and tips for new & experienced captains.

Bowrider boats are easy to afford, easy to run, and easy to maintain, so many new boaters start out with a bowrider. And the bowrider’s off-the-charts fun-factor is why those people then become boaters for life.

Why is boating so fun? It's time to see for yourself. Recreational boating is booming with demand at an all-time high as Americans plan for a summer on the water. Here's 7 ways you can get your boat on, too.

Whether it's Father’s Day, his birthday, or another holiday, now is the perfect time for the crew to celebrate their favorite Captain! If your dad loves being out on the water—and he loves fishing—say no to a new necktie and make a splash with gifts that are sure to put a smile on his face.