January 30, 2022
Self-Leveling Radar Mount Eliminates Target Loss
With a Self-Leveling Radar Mount from Questus Marine, previously unseen vessels, squalls and hazards to navigation suddenly become visible.
January 29, 2022
Boatzon Launch Set to Revolutionize Marine Industry with Digital Marketplace
Company enables consumers to easily purchase, finance and insure boats and marine products with flexible payment options in minutes from home.
January 28, 2022
GFCI Receptacles Are Simple Safety Solutions
In a damp and corrosion-prone onboard environment, electrical devices can short circuit to ground, creating a potentially fatal shock hazard. Installing a Hubbell Marine 15A 125V AC GFCI receptacle is a simple way to help keep people safe.
January 27, 2022
77th Annual Grand Rapids Boat Show Fact Sheet
More Great Lakes boats help celebrate 77 years of boating and outdoor water recreation in Michigan!
January 26, 2022
Pop-Up LED Nav Lights Enhance Boat Looks and Safety
Protruding deck hardware—even navigation lighting—creates a trip hazard and disrupts the clean, flowing lines of a boat's sheer. The Pop-Up LED Bow Light from Accon Marine sits cleanly flush in its base until needed.
January 25, 2022
Published in the March 2020 issue
Port of Rochester Marina: A Rejuvenating City Beachfront Area
Despite its size, Rochester has small-town charm as well as prominent maritime vibes, and it's also an amazing place to visit during the summer because of its vibrant, loaded beachfront.
January 24, 2022
One Handle Fits Over 40 Boat Tools and Accessories
When storage space is at a premium, Shurhold's One Handle Does It All system is the ideal solution.
January 23, 2022
See You In Sheboygan
“Boaters can’t not visit Sheboygan, Wisconsin”. How’s that for some good old-fashioned Wisconsin “English” (der hey, one-time, doncha know)?
January 22, 2022
Tool Holder Is Like Having an Onboard Assistant
Whether on deck landing a trophy fish or in a confined space below working on a repair project, fumbling for tools is frustrating. But not with the Pro Series Tool Holder from SeaSucker.
January 21, 2022
Three Boat Insurance Buying Tips for New Boat Owners
With more boats on the water, more boaters need to know boat insurance basics.
January 20, 2022
Soft, Absorbent Wash Mitt Cleans Delicate Surfaces
Too often, owners wash their boat with a rag or sponge only to find that, over time, scratches and swirls develop in the gelcoat, paint or vinyl graphics. The Chenille Microfiber Premium Scratch-Free Wash Mitt from Shurhold is different.
January 19, 2022
Published in the April 2019 issue
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.
January 18, 2022
ACR Electronics Lowers Barrier to Entry on Bivy Satellite Communicator with Reduced Device Pricing
Bivy and ACR Electronics, Inc. have announced the rollout of a new reduced pricing structure for their Bivy Stick 2 Way Satellite Communication Device.
January 17, 2022
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.
January 16, 2022
Globemaster Compass Important Part of Any Navigator Toolbox
Those who venture far offshore understand that a magnetic compass is still an important part of any navigator's toolbox.
January 15, 2022
Yamaha Announces Siren Marine Acquisition
Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A. finalized the acquisition of Siren Marine, manufacturer of marine-based IoT (Internet of Things) solutions by its subsidiary Yamaha Marine Systems Company, Inc.
January 14, 2022
Sea Ray's Sundancer 370 Outboard Receives GOOD DESIGN Award
As the first boat to showcase the new Sea Ray design language, the Sundancer 370 Outboard has been honored with a 2021 GOOD DESIGN Award in the Product Design – Transportation category.
January 13, 2022
Easy-to-Install Outdoor Soundbar Delivers Amazing Sound
With the JBL Stadium UB4100 Amplified Powersports Soundbar from ProSpec Electronics, it's easy to add clear, powerful sound to any boat without breaking the bank.
January 11, 2022
Rod Holders Perfect for Multipurpose Boats
For the casual angler with a pontoon, runabout, wake or multipurpose boat, Pro Series Rod Holders from SeaSucker make sense.
January 10, 2022
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Keep Paddling: A champion to those with chronic conditions
Not only did Traci paddle over 3,000 miles on all five Great Lakes, but she did it while fighting rheumatoid arthritis. Despite the pain, she accomplished something extraordinary, becoming a champion to those with chronic pain and illnesses.
January 09, 2022
Trial-Sized Cleaning Products Tackle Small Jobs
Keeping an array of smaller-sized fabric cleaning products around the boat is a convenient and space-saving way to handle minor projects.
January 08, 2022
Mining Great Lakes Gold
Yellow perch popularity typically peaks about September each season across several of our Great Lakes where the sweet-tasting panfish are relished.
January 07, 2022
Camo Compass Looks Great on Any Boat, Kayak or ATV
Whether after smallmouth, bluefish, mallard or just the perfect day outdoors, Ritchie Navigation's TR-31 Trek compass looks great on any boat.
January 06, 2022
It’s Not Too Early to Plan for Summer 2022
The sooner you start making your summer plans, the more time you can spend enjoying them. Begin making your plans for summer 2022 now.
January 05, 2022
Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel Is the Ultimate Luxury
Few things on a boat have the power to convey a sense of luxury as much as the steering wheel.
January 04, 2022
Scout Founder Steve Potts Takes Over as CEO
Scout Boats, Inc. has made a number of personnel changes at its South Carolina-based headquarters.
January 03, 2022
Messing About In Boats
“Believe me, my young friend, there is nothing – absolutely nothing – half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats.” – Kenneth Grahame, “The Wind in the Willows”
January 02, 2022
Wireless Controller for JBL-R3500 Source Unit
Adding a quality marine stereo solution with a wireless Bluetooth controller has never been easier than with the JBL-R3500 WAKE source unit and paired wireless JBL Click.
January 01, 2022
Happy New Year!
On behalf of everyone here at Great Lakes Boating magazine, we'd like to wish you a Happy New Year!