BoatUS - Boat Owners Association of The United States - is the oldest and largest Membership association of boaters. We pride ourselves in offering service, savings and representation since 1966.
Today, we represent over half a million Members. There is strength in our numbers, and our hands-on approach ensures that with any of our services - you always get more than what you pay for!
- Start enjoying boating to the fullest
- 24/7 Towing Dispatch to over 600 towboats in 300+ ports We provide the most service in the most ports, on the most waterways for the most boaters. Service includes water towing, fuel delivery, jump starts & soft ungroundings. Towing service for all boats you own, borrow, or charter. Learn More
- Roadside Assistance while trailering your boat On-the-road assistance for both your trailer and the towing vehicle while trailering your boat. Includes towing up to 100 miles to the nearest repair facility as well as flat tire assistance, fuel deliveries, jumpstarts and lockout service. Learn more about our Trailer Assist service.
- Discounts on fuel, transient slips, repairs and more at 1,000+ boating businesses Locate services and discounts in your boating area. Find discounts to boating and fishing businesses offering discounts on services to Members including fuel, tackle, charter, repairs, slips and more. Also find Tow Boat ports, Life Jacket Loaner locations and West Marine stores.
- 6 Issues of the award-winning BoatUS Magazine A must-read with investigative articles, consumer alerts, travel features and news that affect both your safety and your wallet. A year's subscription to BoatUS Magazine is included with your Membership.
- Access to Boat Insurance from dedicated experts For over 45 years, BoatUS has provided affordable boat insurance coverage options for recreational boaters nationwide. Low-cost policies, available for most all boat types, are serviced by dedicated boat insurance experts committed to exceptional policy service, and expert claims handling that gets you back to boating as quickly as possible. Visit Marine Insurance Program
- The boater's advocate - from local issues to Capitol Hill Our mission is to fight unfair federal taxes, fees and regulations that single out boat owners and to work with state agencies to promote boating laws that make sense. BoatUS is the only national boating advocacy organization with full time government affairs staff dedicated to protecting boaters. Visit Government Affairs for more information.
- Highest level of shopping rewards at West Marine Whenever you shop at our retail partner, West Marine, you will receive one point for each dollar you spend on equipment - so your points add up fast. One $10 West Advantage Gold Rewards Certificate is issued for every 250 points accumulated.
- Travel discounts from Star Clippers, The Moorings and more Members can find deals on cruises, charters, car rentals, hotel stays and more just by using your Membership number. Learn more about saving on travel with BoatUS.
- Discount on Custom Boat Lettering and Registration Numbers