U.S. Coast Guard Requirements for Boats

Be sure your boat is equipped with these U.S. Coast Guard Requirements for Boats list. Ensure the safety of everyone on board.

Finding Internet Access on a Boat

Want to stay connected while boating? Read about the three main options for getting Internet access aboard a boat and determine which is the right one for you.

Packing the Perfect Boat Bag

Once you’re out on the water the last thing you want to do is head back to shore for a forgotten item. Read tips on how to pack the perfect bag to bring aboard a boat.

8 Tips for Planning the Perfect Weekend Getaway on Your Boat

Looking for a getaway or mini vacation? If you have a boat, you can skip crowded highways and crazy airports and instead, plan a multi-day outing on the water.

7 Things to Check Off Your Boating Bucket List

As Summer approaches, it’s a great time to think about getting back to your boating bucket list. Boating remains a fun, outdoors, socially distanced activity—because hey, boating really is the perfect vacation on-demand.

Summer Boating Activities: 7 Things for Your To-Do List

Summer is in full swing, and by now you’ve probably been out on your boat at least a few times. But, have you tried something different—like, really different—while out cruising? Tow sports, fishing, and swimming are all fun, but it's time to mix things up!

Driving and Docking a Catamaran

Once a staple of sailing charter vacations, cats today are popping up everywhere—in hot and cold climates and as power or sailboats. Cats offer numerous benefits not the least of which is being easier to handle under power in close quarters—once you learn to drive one, that is.

Discover Boating—Black History Month Recap

Here’s a look at some of the brave and courageous men and women who have pushed boundaries and shattered stereotypes.

Navigation Buoys and Channel Markers 101: What Do the Red & Green Markers Indicate?

As boaters we have plenty of channel markers, buoys, and aids indicating everything from channels to no wake zones.

How to Dock a Pontoon Boat

A pontoon boat is a different breed of boat that comes with some quirks that can make it a little challenging to dock.