Thursday, April 18, 2019
Home On the Water How-To: Tips & Tricks

How-To: Tips & Tricks

10 Tips for Canoeing & Kayaking Safely

Canoes, kayaks, and stand-up paddleboards were involved in 20% of all boating casualties last year (U.S. Coast Guard 2013 Recreational Boating Statistics). The ACA...

15 Tips For Sailors Buying A Boat

Voyager, author and engineer Peter Berman offers his best advice on buying a good, used cruiser for any sailor. Sailors wanting to buy a...

River Rafting Tips from the Pros

Western River Expeditions has been putting people and rafts on rivers since 1961 and they've seen it all. To help out the novice rafters, they've...

Tips for Getting In & Out of Your Canoe or Kayak

Still learning what's the best way to get in and out of a canoe or kayak? Watch this great video from expertvillage, as they discuss...

How to Repower Older Boats

Modern four-stroke outboards have fly-by-wire controls and onboard sensors that maximize performance and efficiency. But, the four-stroke solution is not the singular fix ideal...

Life Jacket Tips for Kayaking

Life jackets are important for any water activity, no matter how old you are. This video from PaddleTV has some helpful tips for finding and fitting...

6 Tips for Divers: What to Do if Your Boat Leaves...

No one ever wants to deal with their boat leaving them behind without having any survival tips to fall back on. Unfortunately, some divers...

3 Tips to Help with Your Boat Insurance Claim

Boat insurance is important to be on top of, so the Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS) has put out three tips...

Buying a Kayak: What You Need To Know

Are you thinking about buying a kayak? If you plan to be, or already are, out on the water a lot, it makes sense...

How to Launch a Boat Alone, Step by Step

Boat launches can be daunting when you're alone. Boats are huge, and humans are small! But it's not impossible, so here's a step by...