Get Started Boating

Whether you want access to the best fishing spots or like the idea of spending leisurely days on the water while boating, the best way to get started is by learning about the different types of boats, so you can identify which types of boats are a good fit for you and your family.

Learn Boating Basics

Before you take your boat out on the water, it's important that you learn the basics.

Boating Basics
Boating for Beginners

Learn the fundamentals of boating to make the most of your time out on the water.

Boat Safety Equipment

Learn about the essential boat safety equipment you should have on board at all times

Boat Hauling Basics

Learn how to transport your boat safely from home to the launch and back again.

How to Boat

Use these helpful boating resources to learn how to boat safely and responsibly.

Boating and Water Safety

Learn how to boat safety and responsibly with these tips from our boating experts.

Choose Your Boat

Learn about different types of fishing boats, types of engines, types of hulls, and more.

Use our Boat Explorer Tool

Learn more about all of the different types of fishing boats that are on the market.

Get on the Water

Find out more information about boat rentals, boating classes, places to boat and more.