Angling Off Mexico's Baja Peninsula

Angling Off Mexico's Baja Peninsula

Experience world-renowned fishing and sense of adventure in the waters off Mexico's Baja Peninsula

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The Golden Globe Race: Then And Now

The Golden Globe Race: Then And Now

The Golden Globe Race, with its rules banning all modern technology, attracts a new group of adventure-seekers

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How To Make A Fender Board

How To Make A Fender Board

When you need to dock alongside a piling you will need a fender board to protect your boat

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Classic Cast-And-Retrieve Techniques

Classic Cast-And-Retrieve Techniques

Master these three fishing techniques, then start hauling in fish

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Buying The Next New Boat

Buying The Next New Boat

How to figure out what you need in your next boat, and where there's room for compromise

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The Benefits Of Boat Camp

The Benefits Of Boat Camp

Leadership, responsibility, and teamwork are just a few of the important life skills that kids take away from boating camp

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Resort marina in Mexico

Angling Off Mexico's Baja Peninsula

Experience world-renowned fishing and sense of adventure in the waters off Mexico's Baja Peninsula

Istvan Kopar saillboat

The Golden Globe Race: Then And Now

The Golden Globe Race, with its rules banning all modern technology, attracts a new group of adventure-seekers

Fender board

How To Make A Fender Board

When you need to dock alongside a piling you will need a fender board to protect your boat

Showing off catch

Classic Cast-And-Retrieve Techniques

Master these three fishing techniques, then start hauling in fish

Cutting ragged edge off wire

Buying The Next New Boat

How to figure out what you need in your next boat, and where there's room for compromise

Cutting ragged edge off wire

The Benefits Of Boat Camp

Leadership, responsibility, and teamwork are just a few of the important life skills that kids take away from boating camp

In This Issue Of BoatUS Magazine ...

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Online Extras

You'll only find them here! Online exclusives from our latest issue

Finding Pax book cover

Book Reviews

Four new books on romance, restoration and repairs

Checklist

Handling Complaints

In resolving disputes, here's what works and what doesn't

Prop walk illustration

Pivot An Inboard Boat

Turn a single screw inboard boat almost on its own length

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Tax Changes For Boaters

With the changes made in 2018, here's what you need to know

AirWave Seat Pedestal

Boat Technology: Comfort

Times have changed, and more than ever it's comfort boaters seek

CZone onboard control system

Staying Connected

Boatbuilders are adapting the new technology to create onboard magic

DockSense assisted-docking system

Boat Handling

Technology takes the pressure out of docking and boat handling

Holding Virginia Clean Marina flag

Clean Marinas

Programs to help marinas lessen their environmental impact

Dr. Vic Stime on his boat

Floating Dental Office

Dr. Vic Stime spends his retirement delivering his skills by boat

Backing boat down the ramp

How To Launch Your Boat

Here's how to look like a pro next time you hit the ramp

Dragging boat up ramp

How To Load Your Boat

After a great day on the water, now is not the time to mess up

Jim Leshaw working aboard his boat

Working From Your Boat

Staying connected need not be complicated or expensive

At the boat ramp

Boat Maintenance Tasks

Here's the things to check before launching your boat this spring

Battery installation

Boater Alerts And Warnings

Be on the lookout for these danger signs

Last sail cartoon

Best Day On the Water

Taking one last sunset sail before moving on to a new boat

From The Archives 

Photo of Bahamas anchorage

Onboard With Tom Neale

Read more from his lifetime of liveaboard and cruising experience

Inspecting prop

Avoiding Spring Safety Snafus

Check off these 10 things before getting out on the water this spring

Capt. Jason Stock withhis snook catch

Spring Snook Sensation

Warming weather ignites seasonal feeding flurry

Colorful-cleaning-supplies

Boat Cleaning Tips

Some clever solutions to five of your toughest boat cleaning challenges

Compass at the helm of a sailboat

Compass Basics Tips

A magnetic compass is still an essential navigational tool

Tangled fishing line around prop

Removing Fishline From Props

Fishing line can cause a world of damage to your engine

Featured Trailering Articles

Volvo boat engineSpring Engine Startup

Shake off the cobwebs of winter with this system-by-system commissioning plan

Engine filterFuel-System Checkup

How to maintain your boat's fuel system to ward off unwanted effects of alcohol-laced fuels

Trailer tire wearHow To Know When Your Tires Are Shot

Several factors can lead to the early demise of a of a boat trailer tire

Adding engine oilHow To Change Boat Engine Oil

Steps for your outboard will be in the manual, but the basic process is: Drain, Change, Replace, Fill

Repacking wheel bearingHow To Change and Repack Wheel Bearings

Tips on repacking or replacing worn wheel bearings on your boat trailer tires

 

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