5 Tips for Being an Environment-Friendly Boater Boating and a love for the environment go hand in hand. After all, boating is all about fresh air, clean water, beautiful beaches and healthy fish. Nobody wants to boat in a cesspool or worry if it’s safe to eat that huge flounder they just reeled in. We… Read More

Boston Whaler Wins Customer Satisfaction Award We’ve long said that Boston Whaler customers are among the most satisfied around. But if you think we might be biased, don’t take our word for it. Instead, listen to the leading recreational boating industry association, which recently said the same thing: Boston Whaler customers are some of the… Read More

Sure, it might still be too early to kick off the boating season. But now is the time to do the next best thing: Get your boat ready for action. By starting your boat’s spring commissioning now, you can help ensure that your boat is ready to hit the water immediately once the boating season… Read More

Of all the things you love about boating, needing to wear a life jacket probably isn’t one of them. But a good life jacket is your most important piece of boating equipment. Don’t believe it? Check out the statistics: More than 80 percent of boaters who drown are not wearing a personal floatation device. Half… Read More

The Mass Appeal of Whaler’s 345 Conquest Often, to be really good in one area, you have to sacrifice in other areas. A student who is brilliant in science might be weaker in history. An athlete who is strong might lack speed or endurance. In boating, a great fishing boat will often fall short when… Read More

Safety Gear You Should Have on Your Boat Owning a boat is all about having fun and a place to relax. But even on a boat, problems can occur, whether it’s someone falling overboard or an onboard fire. Even small problems can quickly turn dangerous if you’re not prepared. To prevent that from happening, you… Read More

For a few exciting days each winter, boaters around New England wake from their boating offseason hibernation to enjoy one of the best boating events of the year – the New England Boat Show. The show is the Northeast’s largest boat show and the region’s premier winter boating event. This year’s show takes place February 13 to… Read More

You may have tucked your boat away for winter months ago. But if you think you don’t have to worry about it until spring, think again. Even if your boat is wintering on dry land or in storage, a lot can happen while it sits there over the winter. By checking on it in mid-winter,… Read More

While nearly everyone dreams of owning a boat, making that dream a reality can prove intimidating. There’s so much to consider when thinking of buying a boat that it can scare some people off. But with a little bit of info about what to keep in mind, the boat buying process can be surprisingly easy.… Read More

If you’re like a lot of boaters, your boat trailer is your lifeline to the water. Without it, you’re stuck high and dry. For that reason, it’s just as important to maintain and care for your trailer as it is your boat. Here are some tips on how to keep your trailer rolling smoothly. Make… Read More