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Take a Road Trip Down Memory Lane

Some things have changed over the years, but our love for the road has not. According to a recent survey fielded by Jiffy Lube International, today, 78 percent of Americans think a road trip is the best type of […]

Glamping – the Best of Both Worlds

You love the great outdoors, you really do but you were somehow gifted with that sweet blood mosquitoes crave. Not only that but your body simply doesn’t do well sleeping on the ground and, let’s be honest, it takes […]

Why Texas is the Perfect Fall Get Away

With the summer season winding down, the onset of fall foliage with the cooler temperatures, and a variety of events and festivals, fall presents one of the best times of year to visit the Lone Star State. Fall in Texas […]

Health Benefits Associated with Fishing

There is no need to convince the thousands of Texans and avid outdoors men and women, who get excited by reeling in a 30-pound striper or seeing a beautiful brook trout rise to a fly, why they need to […]

How to Buy a Boat Cover (Info-Graphic)

How to Buy a Boat Cover One of the key elements of successfully winterizing your boat is covering it properly. This will protect your investment from rain, snow and varmints like racoons and rats looking for shelter from wind […]

How to Be Sun Safe in the Water While Boating

With fishing, cruising, tubing, anchoring, lounging, entertaining… the time you spend on your boat adds up quickly. And it only takes 20 minutes of sun exposure to get sunburn if not properly protected. Check out the infographic from SureShade […]

How to Find Top Notch Boat Insurance

There is a common misconception among boat owners when it comes to insurance. They believe that not only their boat is covered but so is the trailer and onboard items by their auto or homeowner’s insurance policy. The fact […]

Facts You Should Know about CO Poisoning

800 boating-related poisonings in 35 states have been identified with over 140 of these poisonings resulting in death. Over 300 of the poisonings occurred on houseboats, with more than 200 of these poisonings attributed to generator exhaust alone. Facts […]

Tips to Navigate the Houston Boat Show

Whether you’re in the market to upgrade or looking for your first boat, The Houston Boat Show will help to keep the fires burning until you have the chance to launch your boat for the first time. Boat shows […]

Galveston Oh Galveston!

There are a lot of people – including those who have lived in Houston for years – who visit Galveston without really knowing what it offers for boaters. Fortunately, we live in an area where we have boating season […]

Sportfishing in the United States (Infographic)

Sportfishing in the US is big business because it’s a recreational past time that American’s love. From bass to billfish, American’s love to go fishing, and the economic benefits are huge. Take a look: Explore more visuals like this […]

Boat Docking Tips

All eyes of the marina will be on you when you come in to dock your powerboat – so the question is – will you look like a Gilligan or a competent captain? It all depends on whether you […]

Fishing Etiquette Tips

Have you ever been fishing with a friend who hasn’t really fished before and found yourself doing everything including pulling every anchor and handing them your rod when a snook pulls just so they can feel like a fisherman? […]

Launching Your New Boat

Mishaps can happen anytime when it comes to launching your boat – especially if it’s your first time to ever put one in the water. Boat launches can be busy places but they don’t have to be chaotic if […]