One of your favorite accessories cruising the water in Florida is likely a good pair of sunglasses. Not only do they make you look good, but they give you a break from the blazing sun when you’re trying to cruise in the water or talk to your passengers.
Invest in towline rated to the proper capacity. Minimum 2,375 pound lines for 2 passengers and 4,100 pounds rated lines for 4 person models. 6,000-pound ratings for 6 person inflatable.
Tying up the boat is one of those tasks that many new boaters don’t think about, but quickly becomes important once you get to the dock. You may have never learned how to do it the right way, and you don’t want to leave the dock without the boat being tied up properly.
When you’re preparing to go boating this winter, make sure you use these tips to stay safe in the slightly cooler weather.
Up until now, dog jackets have been not rated by the U.S. Coast Guard, so it is up to the owner to do a bit of research and find the right product for their dog.