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Don’t Do What I Did

Don’t Do What I Did

February 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Few boaters (if any) will say that the boat ramp is their favorite part of boating — especially on those days when the scene at the ramp is complete chaos. Tempers flare as people yell at each other over who is taking too long and who is cutting in line. If you are new at […]

Rack Storage vs. Trailering

Rack Storage vs. Trailering

September 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

When it comes to storing your boat in a rack or trailering it, which is the best way to go? In many areas of the country, trailer boaters have the option of rack storing their boat at a ‘boatel’ facility. Is it worth the extra cost? As someone who has used both methods over the […]

Mind Your Ps & Qs At The Ramp

Mind Your Ps & Qs At The Ramp

April 7, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Before launching: Make sure all gear is properly stowed, tie downs are removed, drain plug is inserted and trailer lights are unhooked before entering ramp area (leave winch line attached until ready to launch) Sailboats should have mast stepped up Never create your own launch area; use designated area only When it’s your turn, launch […]