Crownline Boats

The Importance of Float Plans

2019-03-19T09:06:17+00:00

It’s always smart to notify someone when you’re going out boating. It’s the safe and responsible thing to do. Letting a friend or family member know when and where you plan to go helps rescue efforts in an emergency. For short excursions, a verbal heads-up is all you need. For longer cruises—especially overnights—it’s imperative that you [...]

The Importance of Float Plans 2019-03-19T09:06:17+00:00

Best Places for St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations

2019-03-14T11:35:28+00:00

Looking for the Best Places for St. Patrick's Day? We have the answer.  St. Patrick’s Day is an underrated holiday when it comes to boating. Sure, a significant portion of the U.S. is mired in chilly temps, but a surprising number of boat-themed events are part of this fun-spirited holiday. If you’re itching for a celebration [...]

Best Places for St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations 2019-03-14T11:35:28+00:00

How to Avoid Common Boating Mistakes (Presented in GIFs)

2019-03-07T13:48:43+00:00

Boating is usually not the most difficult pastime. Sure, there are a couple of tricky aspects that take time to get used to, but in general, it’s a pretty straightforward and fun activity. BUT, there are mistakes that any good boater needs to avoid. Some are obvious, and some are little things that could easily get [...]

How to Avoid Common Boating Mistakes (Presented in GIFs) 2019-03-07T13:48:43+00:00

Gelcoat Maintenance and Repair Tips

2019-02-25T15:49:15+00:00

Proper care and maintenance of the gelcoat will keep your boats luster and underlying fiberglass in good condition.   Read these tips for maintenance and repair advice on everything from cleaning to repairing cracks. What is Gelcoat? The deck and hull are made of fiberglass covered with gelcoat. Gelcoat is a scratch resistant, color-pigmented, polyester resin. With normal use, [...]

Gelcoat Maintenance and Repair Tips 2019-02-25T15:49:15+00:00

How To Trim A Boat When Making Turns

2019-02-25T14:14:39+00:00

Maximize your boats performance and fuel efficiency by learning how to properly use your trim switch.  Boating Magazine has some great instruction on how to trim a boat while making turns.  Adjusting the trim properly is essential to smoother, safer turning. By Kevin Falvey As seen on Boating Magazine's Blog  "Remember: If the drive is trimmed up, the [...]

How To Trim A Boat When Making Turns 2019-02-25T14:14:39+00:00

Best Boating Books

2019-02-25T14:14:46+00:00

Curling up with a Good Boating Book Winter is tough for many U.S. boaters. But as we long for warmer temperatures and open water, there are plenty of ways boat lovers can weather the season. Checking out the latest boating news, boat shows, videos, and boat releases are great distractions, but staying entertained with a good [...]

Best Boating Books 2019-02-25T14:14:46+00:00

Boaters Date Guide

2019-02-14T09:01:44+00:00

Boaters Date Guide For lovebirds, Valentine’s Day is an ideal time to show affection. For everyone else, it’s a perfect day to avoid all the hearts, chocolates and flowers and relax in your Crownline. We have the perfect date guide whatever your relationship status, boating is always the best way to celebrate.  We have some great [...]

Boaters Date Guide 2019-02-14T09:01:44+00:00

Valentine Gifts For The Boat Lover

2019-02-08T13:05:44+00:00

Need some Valentine Gifts for the boat lover in your life?  With Valentine's Day just a week away, it’s time you get your loved one something they will really appreciate: new toys for the boat. Deck your Crownline out with the coolest new gear and gadgets while making your significant other happy. It’s a win-win situation. [...]

Valentine Gifts For The Boat Lover 2019-02-08T13:05:44+00:00

A Visit to Truth or Consequences, New Mexico

2019-02-07T12:29:23+00:00

January is a particularly rough time to live in the northern part of the country. Luckily, we’ve found just the place for you to take your Crownline on vacation during this boating-unfriendly month. Look no further than A Visit to Truth or Consequences, New Mexico. (photo from New Mexico Tourism Department)   Yep, Truth or Consequences [...]

A Visit to Truth or Consequences, New Mexico 2019-02-07T12:29:23+00:00

Should Boating More be your New Year’s Resolution?

2019-02-25T14:15:48+00:00

Boating more could be the answer to what ails you.  Most of us strive to better ourselves, and a fresh new year is always a good place to start. Improving physical health, kicking bad habits, cutting loose the toxic parts of our lives that seem to drag us down—where to start? Allow us to offer a [...]

Should Boating More be your New Year’s Resolution? 2019-02-25T14:15:48+00:00