How to tie up a boat?

As with many things in life, simplicity is the key. But focus on the basics and make sure that your lines are tied to a strong point – both on the boat itself and on the dock. Make sure that the point on the dock will be able to withstand any resistance or forces from the waves.

How to get a boating license in Florida?

Contrary to what you might expect, the state doesn’t mandate or offer a “boating license” in the strictest sense of the word. But if you intend to operate any type of motorboat boasting at least ten horsepower, you’ll need to attend an approved boating safety class and obtain a Boating Safety Education Identification card.

How do boat clubs work?

Think of it this way: golfers don’t generally buy golf courses – they join the country club and share the fairways and greens. And that’s kind of how we operate; freeing up our members from the stressful parts that come along with boating and getting them out into the water to make new memories with family, friends, and loved ones.

Where to go boating near me?

Some of the top spots include the St. Johns River, the Intracoastal Waterway, the Timucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve, and Nassau Sound. Whether you live near downtown Jacksonville or visit the Ponte Vedra beach area, you are bound to find a prime spot to do some fishing or just enjoy a sunny afternoon out on the water.   

Why is sunscreen so important?

Sunscreen is a crucial element in ensuring that you can enjoy a sunny day out on the boat without doing long-term damage to your health. It’s easy to write off an afternoon without sunscreen as not a major concern, but it can do real damage if you aren’t careful.