Beginners Boating Guide

You really like being outdoors and being surrounded by water, you are new to boating, and have no idea on where to start. You are not alone, there are a lot of new things to learn before taking your boat out on the water. But don’t worry, it’s not complicated. Learning the fundamentals of boating will help you make the most of your time out on the water:

  • If you are planning to purchase a new boat. Learn about the different Types of Boats available that will fulfill your boating needs. Review our Boat Buyers Checklist to make a more informative purchasing decision.
  • If you already have a boat, learn how, and where, to get your boat registration. Search in your State to get more information about boating registration, boating license, and titling.
  • Beginners Boating Guide Learn about Boat Storage and Maintenance.
  • Learn different boating terms to help you better understand the nautical world.
  • Also, check our Boating Education and Safety Courses.

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