Boston Whaler’s Impressive 170 Super Sport Versatile, reliable and surprisingly spacious, the Boston Whaler 170 Super Sport is a dynamic vessel that has proven extremely popular among a variety of boaters. Whether you want a boat for fishing, for watersports or just for cruising to your favorite New England coastal destinations, the 170 Super Sport… Read More

Whaler Dealers Win Customer Satisfaction Awards Boston Whaler dealers have a long history of keeping their customers happy. That tradition continues today, as evidenced by several Boston Whaler New England dealers recently being honored for excellence in customer satisfaction. The National Marine Manufacturers Association recently released the results of its 2017 Customer Satisfaction Index (CSI)… Read More

420 Outrage Wins 2018 Motor Boat Award We might still only be a few weeks into the New Year, but 2018 is already proving to be a good year for Boston Whaler and the popular 420 Outrage. In January, Motor Boat & Yachting named the Boston Whaler 420 Outrage the Superboats winner in the 2018… Read More

Cruising to Essex, Connecticut When it comes to idyllic New England coastal destinations, Essex, Connecticut is about as perfect as it gets. This town near the mouth of the Connecticut River is home to breathtakingly gorgeous coastal scenery, making it an attractive destination to those who enjoy scenic cruising. Its historic streets, filled with impressive… Read More

Cruising Guide to Mystic, Connecticut Whether you have a family that loves sea creatures or you’re a history buff interested in New England’s maritime past, you’ll find plenty to enjoy in Mystic, Connecticut. Mystic is one of the most popular destinations in the region thanks to its world-class aquarium and a historic seaport that serves… Read More

Boater’s Guide to CT’s Candlewood Lake Connecticut’s Candlewood Lake is hugely popular among boaters. Given that it has so much to offer – from spectacular fishing to epic wakeboarding to quiet, secluded coves perfect for family picnics – its popularity is well-deserved. Candlewood is the largest lake in Connecticut, at 5,420 acres. It was created… Read More

How to Care for Your Boat’s Propeller A damaged propeller can cause all sorts of problems for boaters. A dinged-up prop can sap your fuel tank or, worse, leave you stranded. But you can avoid most boat propeller problems by being prepared and by keeping up with regular maintenance. Here’s how to do that. Inspect… Read More

Tips for Onboard Entertaining Being able to throw a successful party on a boat is no small feat. With tight quarters, fewer appliances and being away from land, hosting a gathering on a boat puts your entertaining skills to the ultimate test. Here are a few tips to help you pull off onboard entertaining. Create… Read More

Storing Your Boat’s Trailer You might give your boat all your love and attention, but you’d be wise not to overlook another essential part of your boating experience: your boat’s trailer. When you’re preparing to store your boat for the winter, it’s important to put the same amount of care into storing your boat’s trailer… Read More

Tips for Choosing a PFD You might spend a lot of time caring for your boat’s engine or picking out the best navigational system or fish finder that you can find. But when it comes to the most important piece of boating equipment—a lifejacket—most boaters rarely give it much thought. Too often, boaters will just… Read More