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A Visit to Mexico’s Lake Chapala

2018-06-20T10:55:46+00:00

In honor of the World Cup and Mexico’s historic win over Germany, the current title defenders, it’s the perfect time to shine some light on one of Mexico’s most beautiful places to visit—the boater’s paradise of Lake Chapala. Few places provide the serenity of a massive freshwater lake nestled into a mountainous region quite like Chapala. [...]

A Visit to Mexico’s Lake Chapala 2018-06-20T10:55:46+00:00

Pulling a Boat out of the Water

2018-06-07T15:33:45+00:00

Plenty of blog posts go over the intricacies of backing up a trailer and launching a boat, but few dive into how to trailer a boat from the water. After a full day on the lake, it’s important to know how to properly pull your boat from the water safely and smoothly, especially at a crowded [...]

Pulling a Boat out of the Water 2018-06-07T15:33:45+00:00

The Best Waterskiing Lakes In the U.S.

2018-06-01T14:08:12+00:00

The Best Waterskiing Lakes In the U.S.: Boating season is now in full swing. Congrats to those of you who got out there and enjoyed the hot weather. Hopefully you were able to find some shade in your Crownline’s cabin. Now that the weekend is over, and the heat is persisting, make sure you pack enough water [...]

The Best Waterskiing Lakes In the U.S. 2018-06-01T14:08:12+00:00

Having Fun on Memorial Day

2018-05-24T11:50:05+00:00

Having Fun on Memorial Day: After stressing the importance of boating safety last week, it’s time to focus on having some fun. Memorial Day weekend is nearly upon us, and it’s the perfect time to launch the boat and have a blast to welcome the official start of summer. Pre-Check Your Boat With a few exceptions, the [...]

Having Fun on Memorial Day 2018-05-24T11:50:05+00:00

It’s National Boating Safety Week

2018-05-16T09:24:39+00:00

  It’s National Boating Safety Week May 19-25 is National Boating Safety Week, the best time of year to brush up on critical safety rules and recommendations. The campaign highlights many forms of safe boating, but focuses on the importance of wearing life jackets. In 2016, 83% of boating-related deaths occurred when the victim was not [...]

It’s National Boating Safety Week 2018-05-16T09:24:39+00:00

Celebrating Cinco De Mayo

2018-05-04T13:59:56+00:00

As boating season kicks into high gear, Cinco de Mayo marks the perfect time to get out on the water and have some fun. The holiday officially recognizes the Mexican army’s defeat of the French in 1862, but has grown to encompass a celebration of Mexican-American culture. Whether you’re celebrating your own heritage, remembering our southern [...]

Celebrating Cinco De Mayo 2018-05-04T13:59:56+00:00

Your Guide to Green Boating

2018-04-25T13:53:15+00:00

This past weekend marked another Earth Day. As we recognize the day committed to preserving our environment, we’re reminded that the better we take care of our waterways, the better boating will be. There are many simple ways that can make your day on the water better for the Earth and the next generation of boaters. [...]

Your Guide to Green Boating 2018-04-25T13:53:15+00:00

Exploring the Beauty of Lake Ontario

2018-04-19T11:58:14+00:00

Lake Ontario is often overlooked when people consider the Great Lakes. Lakes Michigan, Superior and Erie tend to hog the national conversation due to the number of tourists they attract, while Ontario and Huron take a back seat. So, we figured it was time to give Ontario a shout-out for being a seriously cool and underappreciated [...]

Exploring the Beauty of Lake Ontario 2018-04-19T11:58:14+00:00

How to Spend Your Tax Refund

2018-04-13T12:40:19+00:00

How to Spend Your Tax Refund:  It’s tax time, which means annoying paperwork. But it can also mean a nice tax refund right before boating season. Sure, you can put your refund into a retirement fund, but where’s the fun in that? Better to invest in your passion—boating! Here are some ideas:   A New Crownline Have [...]

How to Spend Your Tax Refund 2018-04-13T12:40:19+00:00

National Parks to Explore with Your Boat

2018-04-03T13:56:04+00:00

National Parks to Explore with Your Boat - Few things are as beloved as our national parks. Almost 90 million people visited a national park last year, and trends suggest that even more will explore one this year. While most people choose to experience the parks by hiking or camping, we have a better idea. Check out [...]

National Parks to Explore with Your Boat 2018-04-03T13:56:04+00:00