Crownline Boats

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 [...]

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 [...]

Spring Boating Prep

2018-02-27T12:16:31+00:00

  Those beautiful, sun-filled days with family and friends are right around the corner. But before you hit the water, there are a few things to keep in mind to ensure safe spring boating.A comprehensive safety check is imperative to a great season. Here are a few lists that can guide you along.   https://www.boatus.com/magazine/2011/april/checklist.asp   [...]

FISHING MISTAKES TO AVOID

2018-01-22T11:13:03+00:00

Our friends over at Boating World magazine just released a great article listing fishing mistakes to cut out of your routine in 2018. We’ve picked a few of our favorites to help you get the best out of all your outings this year.   Get a New Pair of PliersFor our new year’s resolutions we suggested [...]

The Best Water Shoes for Boaters

2017-12-18T15:52:51+00:00

A Crownline boat is a luxurious path to adventure and new experiences, and there’s no better way to prepare than with a great pair of water shoes. Here are a few of our favorites, just in time for the holidays. Women Aleader Women’s Mesh Slip-On Water Shoes The best-reviewed women’s water shoe on the market is [...]

Why Autumn Boating Is Awesome

2017-09-26T10:05:26+00:00

Summer has come to an end, but your boating season doesn’t have to. Autumn is prime time to be on the water, so grab a jacket and jump on board. Need convincing?   The Lakes Are Less Crowded: Kids are back at school and families are packing up their cabins, so take advantage of the open [...]

How to Execute the Perfect Dock

2017-09-08T13:14:49+00:00

Docking your boat can be stressful. Wind, currents and other watercraft can make docking difficult, but if you follow these four easy steps, the process can be swift, simple and successful. 1. ANALYZE YOUR APPROACH Approach the dock at a 30- to 45-degree angle with your bow aimed at the center of your landing point. If the [...]

Vinyl Upholstery Cleaning

2017-10-04T09:21:31+00:00

Crownline boats are equipped with premium-level vinyl upholstery designed to handle even the toughest conditions. From UV protection to full renewal, cleaning and protecting your upholstery will have your boat looking its best for years to come.   Routine Cleaning: Use a soap and water solution (¼ cup of soap to 1 gallon of water). Apply [...]

Fueling Your Boat

2017-10-04T09:25:26+00:00

Fire is always a frightening risk of boating, and fueling your boat improperly can create a hazardous situation for you and your passengers. Be aware of the dangers and stay safe with these simple tips: BEFORE fueling: Close all windows and doors. Turn off the engine and all electrical devices. Frequently check fuel lines and connections [...]

How to Choose a Wakeboard

2017-10-04T09:28:29+00:00

How to Choose a Wakeboard If you think all wakeboards are the same, think again. Wakeboards have a lot of nuances and variations that make one board right for certain people and wrong for others. Here are a few tips to help you select a wakeboard. Check the specifications. Is the board you’re looking at made [...]