September 29, 2020
Ultimate Offshore Sound
Available from Prospec Electronics, the INFPRV315.2 marine stereo receiver boasts a matchless, all-in-one design that conquers serious environmental extremes and delivers the ultimate in marinized sound.
September 28, 2020
Heather Magda Serrano Fight Invasive Species: Dock Disk repels zebra and quagga mussels
060Bio LLC has come up with a great solution for Great Lakes boaters dealing with the invasive zebra and quagga mussels: the Dock Disk.
September 27, 2020
New TACO Marine ShadeFin
TACO Marine entered one of its new products in the competition for an IBEX 2020 Innovation Award – the patented boat shade product known as ShadeFin for “Shadow In Seconds.”
September 26, 2020
Shandra Batemon From Wreck To Rediscovery: P.S. Anthony Wayne: a historical treasure
Hidden deep within the icy grip of Lake Erie, a steamboat with a long history of service to the people laid lost on the lakebed. The P.S. Anthony Wayne was a cargo steamer ship that was used to move people, wine and cattle to towns across Lake Erie.
September 25, 2020
SeaSucker Kits Take Guesswork Out of Accessorizing
There are countless accessories for boats, leaving many owners bewildered as to which to choose to best match their needs. SeaSucker has taken out all the guesswork with its new line of Outfit Your Boat Kits.
September 24, 2020
Shandra Batemon Charity Island Lighthouse
The small “Big” island of Charity Island, Mich., is home to a stoically gorgeous lighthouse.
September 23, 2020
New Raritan Diverter Valve
Many polymer marine valves will only accept unique fittings. Not so with the new full-flow Diverter Y Valve from Raritan Engineering.
September 22, 2020| Published in the June 2018 issue
Vanessa Oler The Death And Life Of The Great Lakes: Keeping the lakes alive by shutting the doors
Dan Egan is a reporter in the purest form of the word. Not the modern tweet-driven kind, but the pen-in-hand, walking the streets of his beat, man-on-the-ground kind.
September 21, 2020
Heather Magda Serrano Something Truly Special: A closer look at the Scout 275 LXF
As an ardent boater on Lake Michigan, Doss felt like the Scout 275 LXF was the perfect fit for him and his wife Megan along with their 10- and 5-year-old sons.
September 19, 2020
Heather Magda Serrano Like Nothing Before: The new Lexus luxury yacht
The luxury vehicle company Lexus recently graduated from land to the water, introducing its first ever Lexus luxury yacht to the boating community.
September 18, 2020
Restoring a Hull is Easy With Shurhold
For some boats, a simple wash and wax won't do. They need to be polished—a straightforward DIY project with the right tools. Shurhold Industries offers a Clean-N-Simple Tip to restore their showroom shine.
September 17, 2020
Emily FitzPatrick What Can You Do?: Using love for the Great Lakes to make change happen
McKSchmidt’s interest in the Great Lakes and their well-being snowballed. Like many Michiganders, she fell in love with the lakes as a child, but had no idea what dangers her precious waters faced.
September 16, 2020
The Best Holiday Gift for Boaters: A Tow Home
Instead of giving your favorite boater a pair of socks for Christmas this year, give them something much more useful - the gift of 24/7 on-water towing from TowBoatUS.
September 15, 2020| Published in the April 2019 issue
Courtney Dunaway Lady Elgin Shipwreck: The Titanic of the Great Lakes
This significant loss of life has linked the Lady Elgin to the more famous Titanic sinking.
September 14, 2020
ASA Electronics Updates Klipsch Marine Product Line
ASA Electronics has developed a brand new, low profile source unit for use with our Klipsch Marine sound system.
September 13, 2020
New Hardtop Formula 310 Bowrider
Always noted for sleek styling and excellent performance, Formula establishes another winner in the 310 BR.
September 12, 2020
Governor signs bill to restore $8 million to help keep Asian carp out of Great Lakes
MBIA applauds Governor for signing SB 745 into law, restoring $8 million in funding to help keep Asian carp out of the Great Lakes.
September 11, 2020| Published in the August 2018 issue
Brady L. Kay You Just Need One Good Excuse
Even if you have the strictest boss on the planet, just choose one of these reasons that sounds best for your situation and you’ll be free and on your way to the lake in no time at all.
September 10, 2020| Published in the June 2019 issue
Captain Danny Lee It’s Laker Time
There’s no better time to tangle with a Great Lakes lake trout than early summer. That’s especially true if you’re a fair weather fisherman or have guests aboard who have a tough time stomaching the sea conditions that Inland Seas boaters can face later i
September 09, 2020
Winterizing is Fast and Easy With Beckson Pumps
With Beckson Marine's 109PC Siphon-Mate Pump, removing the last remains of bilge, livewell and holding tank water, and other fluids is fast and easy.
September 08, 2020| Published in the October 2019 issue
Emily FitzPatrick Wolverine Park Marina
Can you think of a safer marina than one that offers a towing service on site? Wolverine Park Marina manager Eric Guerrein owns Lakeshore Towing, which is hosted in the same office, giving boaters that dock at the marina extra comfort.
September 07, 2020
Euro Style Axial Replacement Fans Match Virtually Any Need
Delta "T" Systems offers Euro Style Axial Replacement Fans that are not only likely superior to OEM in terms of performance and quality, but also available for global shipping with short lead times.
September 06, 2020
ShoreMaster Lake Staycation Activities
A waterfront staycation is the perfect way to bond with your family and loved ones. Try some of these suggestions for a good time at home or at a lake house.
September 05, 2020
Labor Day Boating Safety Tips for an End-of-Summer Ritual
For the nation’s 12 million boat owners, Labor Day weekend is the last blast. However, that boating traffic and complacency could be safety concerns.
September 04, 2020
Stainless Steel Flip Covers Offer Unrivaled Protection
When it comes to durability in harsh marine environments, stainless steel is one material that holds its own. Hubbell Marine offers a dependable way to protect exterior power receptacles with its heavy-duty, weatherproof Stainless Steel Flip Covers.
September 03, 2020
Q&A with Tresa Meyer-Clark
Tresa Meyer-Clark has boated on Lake Michigan, the Straits of Mackinac, Lake Huron, the North Channel, Georgian Bay, Lake Superior, Lake St. Clair, Lake Erie, Lake Ontario and back to Lake Charlevoix, her home port.
September 02, 2020
Boston Whaler 240 Vantage
Boston Whaler introduces new ‘Swiss army knife of boating,’ the versatile, family-oriented 240 Vantage
September 01, 2020
Adam O’Conner What Powers Your Tunes?: A look at top stereo companies
Blasting your favorite music while cruising at high speeds is one of the best parts of summer cruising for Great Lake boaters.