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...

Financing Your Dreams

There is more than one way to afford the boat of your dreams By Brad Roberts So you want to buy a boat, but you’re worried...

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...

Video: Easy Boating and Docking with Mercury’s Skyhook

Mercury's Skyhook GPS technology continues to lead the marine industry. Mercury Marine continues to lead the marine industry with its Skyhook virtual anchoring which is...

Towing Test: 2015 Chevy Silverado/GMC Sierra 2500 HD & 3500 HD

When you need to tow heavy trailers or haul big loads, you need a truck suited to the job. Today’s large family bowriders, pontoons,...

“Hug Your Boat Weekend” – Winter Safety Tips

Somewhere around the winter boat shows, for years our family calendar has a day marked off that we affectionately have referred to as "hug...

Updating The Family Bowrider – Part IV: Choosing & Repairing a Trailer

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

2016 TOYOTA TACOMA

Adventure is never far away with this compact pickup truck. "Canadians love Tacoma’s win-ning formula of go-anywhere capability and cargo-carrying versatility – and this all-new...

COLD WATER = Wear your PFD!!

If this post saves one more life this coming May long weekend, if one more family has all of their family members safely back...
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...

Towing Test: 2017 Nissan Titan

The 2017 Nissan Titan Crew Cab half-ton pickup truck features a new V8 5.6-litre gasoline engine that produces 390 horsepower. It’s matched with 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...