Mercury Joystick Piloting

Mercury Marine Joystick Piloting System Ultimate control for your outboards By Chris Kourtakis Ed Note: Power Boating Canada recently sent one of our veteran Test Team members...

Hands on Test: Evinrude’s Affordable iDock Joystick

Joystick piloting systems bring fingertip control to boats of any size, making docking a breeze in any conditions. But their high cost has kept...

Updating the Family Bowrider: Part I – The Idea and Outline

In this series of articles, we show you how to update a typical family bowrider with modern day amenities and make everyone happy. Let’s...

Responding to Your Call

The incredible volunteers of the Canadian Coast Guard Auxiliary squadrons stand ready to assist at a moments’ notice. By Brad Roberts If you live in a...

Stop Dreaming and Start Boating!

Tips for getting started   By Discover Boating    Have you dreamed about owning a boat? Spending your weekends fishing? Tubing with the kids? Or just...

HOW TO: Why You Need a Pre-Purchase Marine Survey

Why you need a Professional Marine Survey before you buy a used boat. By Barry Goodyear During the past several years, the pleasure boat market has...

Another Sault Ste. Marie Spectacular

The Sault Ste. Marie CAN/AM Poker Run continues to heat up the Northern Waters. When Poker Runs America first made the voyage up to Northern...
Boating speed limits

Cops and Speeders

What speeding on the water can mean to you By Bill Jennings We all know about pushing posted speed limits while driving cars. Be honest - we believe...

Updating The Family Bowrider: Part VI – Fiberglass and Canvas

In the previous five installments in this DIY series about How To Update the Family Bowrider, we outlined the rationale behind the project (see...

Hands on Test – Virtual Bumper

This all-new collaborative solution from Mercury and Raymarine makes docking easy for anyone. Story and Photos By Craig Ritchie For many new boaters docking can be...

Expired Flares? Here’s what to do.

CPS-ECP is excited to announce their partnership with Transport Canada and CIL Dealers to undertake a project on education and awareness of safety equipment,...

VIDEO: Cold Water Survival Tips

As the unofficial start of the summer season arrives in a few days with the May 2-4 weekend, Power Boating Canada reminds all of...