Author: Martin White

Appreciation for boating and marine life usually go hand in hand. Unfortunately, there are a lot of boating practices that cause harm to the environment. More and more boat owners are now becoming aware of this, and they’re doing their part in reducing their ecological...

Even with proper planning and scheduling, it’s still possible to experience bad weather during your caravan holiday. The chances of caravanning in bad weather also increase if you decide to head out in the off-season. You shouldn’t let the unpredictable weather get in the way...

You don’t have to pack and store your boat just because it’s winter. For summertime boaters, you can consider taking your boat out in the winter as it’ll provide you with unique experiences you wouldn’t typically get on any other season. If you still need...

When lightning strikes, one of the most dangerous places to be in is in the water. This is because you’ll be the highest point in a vast body of water. Though the odds of being struck by lightning are low, it’s better to be prepared...

Tools and equipment are essential in maintaining your boat. You have to make sure that you have a complete set of tools and equipment that'll help you keep your boat in good condition. The list may be endless, but here are some basic tools and equipment...

The battery of your boat provides the power to most onboard systems especially your engine. Maintaining your battery means more efficiency to other boat parts like navigation systems, pumps and more. If you know the proper way to maintain your boat battery, it can prolong...

When you own a boat, one of the responsibilities that come with it is to perform proper maintenance to ensure that you can use your boat whenever you want. Proper maintenance allows you to preserve the condition of your boat and maintains its performance. The...

A paper map and a compass are the most reliable and most effective way to navigate and find your location. Ever since the age of GPS and Google Maps began, a lot of people have forgotten how to use them. If you’re one of those...

An electric trolling motor is an excellent addition for any fishing boat or other vessel. It's a very low-maintenance piece of machinery, but still needs special attention to ensure it works correctly. If you don't perform regular maintenance, your trolling motor won't last as long...

Some people know exactly what to call their boat, even before they buy it. One of my friends recently spent a large chunk of his savings on a boat, savings that his girlfriend had been hoping he would spend on an engagement ring for her....