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Latest Boating Lifestyle Articles

  • Injured in a Boating Accident? What To Know About Proving Fault

    Injured in a Boating Accident? What To Know About Proving Fault

    A guide to a boater’s personal injury case – types of boat accidents, common causes and who at fault – when injured in a boating accident When it comes to personal injury cases, you likely hear about car accidents. But as an avid boater, it might be your water vessel that you are more worried…Read More »
  • Details of Amels New Secret Creates Waves Before Monaco Yacht Show

    Details of Amels New Secret Creates Waves Before Monaco Yacht Show

    Dutch yard Amels’ 74 meter superyacht to debut at Monaco Yacht Show promising an impressive display The Monaco Yacht Show comes with the promise of luxury fleets of the latest in boating. While it’s possible to write for pages on the lavish displays you can expect at this year’s show, one of the top picks is Dutch…Read More »
  • Mohave County Sheriff Department Warns Boaters To Use Navigation Lights

    Mohave County Sheriff Department Warns Boaters To Use Navigation Lights

    Arizona lake officials remind boaters that not using boat navigation lights not only risks boat safety, but also ignores the laws on the water Whether it’s along a path, on the road, or in the master bath of up to 46% of homeowners’houses, good lighting is essential for proper safety and accident prevention. For this…Read More »
  • ‘Our Big Adventure’ – Just Saying Yes to Living Aboard

    ‘Our Big Adventure’ – Just Saying Yes to Living Aboard

    Taking the plunge into the living aboard a boat lifestyle – how one boater has made the dream a reality [Podcast] Anchors Aweigh is a podcast for all boaters, from aspiring to experienced. Featuring in-depth conversations with boating experts and industry leaders, and packed full of tips, tricks, gear, and industry info, boaters of all levels…Read More »
  • Just A Castaway: Vacation Spots You Can Only Access By Boat

    Just A Castaway: Vacation Spots You Can Only Access By Boat

    5 amazing resort destinations so remote they can only be accessed by water on a boat taking boating enthusiasts to the next level Caught in the hustle and bustle of your daily life, chances are you have a vacation on the mind. There are seemingly endless benefits of clocking out and unplugging for a while.…Read More »
  • Boat Festivals Sweep the Nation as Summer Winds Down

    Boat Festivals Sweep the Nation as Summer Winds Down

    Boaters can participate in unique maritime and boating festivals in coastal towns around the U.S. in the fall and throughout the year Each year in Southport, Maine, locals and tourists gather for the annual Arts and Yachts Exhibition and Sale. This three-day festival is held each year in August and is a celebration of the…Read More »
  • Boston’s ‘Floating House’ For Sale Is Every Boating Lover’s Dream Home

    Boston’s ‘Floating House’ For Sale Is Every Boating Lover’s Dream Home

    Houseboat in Boston offers boaters in the home buying AND boat buying market a floating house alternative If you’ve always considered yourself to be one step above the average nautical fan, you may be the perfect buyer for this 1,500 square-foot, fully furnished, two-bedroom Marina Bay houseboat that’s fresh on the housing market. Or, rather,…Read More »
  • Fun On (and Under) the Water with Boating Safety Expert Rachel Johnson

    Fun On (and Under) the Water with Boating Safety Expert Rachel Johnson

    National Safe Boating Council leader talks about her passion for life on the water and best practices for boat safety in boating podcast Anchors Aweigh is a podcast for all boaters, from aspiring to experienced. Featuring in-depth conversations with boating experts and industry leaders, and packed full of tips, tricks, gear, and industry info, boaters of…Read More »
  • Gas Explosion and Boat Fire Serves as Reminder of Boat Safety

    Gas Explosion and Boat Fire Serves as Reminder of Boat Safety

    Regular preventative maintenance and proper stowage of flammables will help prevent fires on board your boat boat ‘Tis the season for traveling the open seas — about 92% of employees say vacation time is important to them. Hopefully, every seasoned boater understands that safety should be an absolute priority, and one accident in Northern Ireland…Read More »
  • Splish Splash: Tips For Keeping Your Children Safe Around the Water

    Splish Splash: Tips For Keeping Your Children Safe Around the Water

    Water safety tips for kids around boats, lakes, pools and at the dock to keep summer swimming fun safe for your little ones Trips to the marina, long weekends at the lake, and pool parties galore — there is nothing quite like splashing the summer away. As with any summer activity, swimming, boating, and playing…Read More »