Whether you need advice on how to buy or sell a boat, are debating whether to invest in a refit or get something new, are looking for a vehicle to tow your boat, or are seeking boat-towing tips and techniques, you’re in the right place! The experts at BoatUS Magazine offer buying and selling advice, information on different styles of boats, reasons why you might want to trade in your boat for one that better fits your lifestyle, comparisons of fuel-efficient tow vehicles, boat trailer maintenance and do-it-yourself projects, essential checklists, and more.
Boats & Tow Vehicles
Be Your Own Surveyor (Sort Of)
There's no substitute for a proper marine survey, but there are some basic DIY inspection techniques. Here are some expert tips to view a boat with a critical eye.
U.S. Coast Guard Vessel Documentation FAQs
Wondering how to renew or document a vessel with the U.S. Coast Guard? BoatUS answers your most common questions on vessel documentation.
Cruise And Fish In Comfort
The second generation of Viking Yacht's 54 Convertible features the best of everything.
UFO: Unidentified Floating Object
When searching for his first boat, this Pennsylvania gearhead went for the least obvious choice — to the delight of his boating neighbors.
When Life Hands You Lemons
Here's what to do when your boat — or any of the good stuff that comes with it — doesn't work as advertised.
Innovative Dinghy Lift For Outboard Boats
Ranger Tugs and Cutwater Boats have developed a dinghy lift system for its outboard-powered boats.