Tuesday, December 23, 2014
You might have gone to an outdoor boat show, and have found yourself visualizing again having a great time on the water. If you have been daydreaming like this many times before, maybe it’s time to go buy and get a boat for yourself. Here are a few more reasons why now is the best time to talk to authorized boat dealers in Missouri—and beef up your plans to turn your dream into something you can actually take on the water.
Sunday, December 21, 2014
If you enjoy the water, only in a boat traveling off land can you enjoy the expanse of sea and sky, and the contemplative mood that traveling on water elicits. Summer may be many months away, but reputable boat dealers, such as White’s Marine Center, are open and offering favorable deals on pre-owned boats for sale in Arkansas, to get you started and planning for your next exciting summer getaway.
Friday, December 19, 2014
So, you’ve made a decision to select and buy your first-ever recreational vessel among numerous boats for sale in Texas. You’ve also made every conceivable preparation prior to your decision—you earned your license, brushed up on your sailor skills, and acquired all necessary equipment.
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
If this will be your first boat, you may want to start with a used one. This way, you can enjoy the pleasures of owning a personal boat at a fraction of the cost. At the same time, a used boat also allows you to learn and experiment with proper maintenance without the stress. Of course, if your first year or two of boat ownership goes smoothly, you can always sell the boat and buy a brand new one. With that in mind, here are a few tips to help you find a great deal when looking at used boats for sale in Nebraska.
Monday, December 15, 2014
It’s incredibly rare to find an extremely calm sea to sail on. One will usually encounter various types of waves from all directions, ranging from the relatively mild to the potentially deadly; properly navigating those waves while in sturdy Bennington pontoon boats can spell the difference between a leisurely and ill-fated cruise.
Saturday, December 13, 2014
In addition, most of these spots will be open for fishing at least until March 2015, which is more than enough time for fishermen of all stripes to get into the action. It should also be more than enough time for other people to join the country’s 44 million freshwater anglers and buy their own fishing vessels from renowned boat dealers in Oklahoma.
Thursday, December 11, 2014
Pontoon boats, on the other hand, are at the opposite end of the spectrum and they come with all kinds of luxuries like couches, carpeted decks, and entertainment systems. They also have incredibly powerful engines that allow the boats to travel up to 30 miles per hour, whilst hauling 10 to 20 persons (plus the amenities). It’s easy to see why they’re popular among Kansas boat dealers and other such companies in the U.S.
Tuesday, December 9, 2014
Speaking of cost, it is best to see if you have room in your budget to buy a boat. It is recommended that you first check various boating outfits to gauge how much you’ll need to shell out. Companies like White’s Marine Center, for instance, offer various types and prices for boats for sale in Iowa that might be within your range.
Friday, December 5, 2014
Patience is very important when teaching your kids how to fish. You can’t overwhelm them with information or take them sailing to far-flung locations right away, and you can’t expect them to cast and fish like a pro outright, either. The learning process has to be gradual so that they can warm up to it, and you can earn lifelong fishing buddies. Here’s a simple step-by-step guide when introducing your kids to fishing and allowing them to fall in love with the recreational activity: Step 1: Take Baby Steps. Start small. Take them to a nearby fishing park or lake, and teach them the basics of fishing (no boating yet). For instance, you can take advantage of trout season starting November 1. Southeast Missourian features the annual winter fishery in Jackson’s Rotary Lake:
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
Buying and using a pre-owned boat entails serious considerations and responsibilities. If you’re acquiring used boats for sale in Arkansas, for instance, you have to find one in good condition, or if it's a fixer-upper, invest on its repairs and maintenance. Additionally, you have to make sure that it’s in tiptop shape and fully prepared prior to all your travels. As Glenn McCarthy would tell you, you certainly can’t cut back on assuring the seaworthiness of your boat, nor on your sailing strategies when it comes to a race. In his blog for ChicagoNow, the lifelong sailor shares a story that imparts a crucial lesson for all sailors: a fixer-upper boat plus the lack of planning for your trip can be disastrous.
Monday, December 1, 2014
Okay, so you’ve decided you want to buy your first leisure boat, but the decision-making doesn’t stop there. There’s still the question of what kind of boat you need among the pre-owned boats for sale in Texas. David Pascoe, a veteran in the maritime field, explains the basics of buying a used boat for the first time in Dockside Reports.