• What Can You Do?

    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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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”

  • Savoring Life Aboard

    The new SUMMIT MotorYacht takes rest and relaxation to a whole new level with this elegant new Summit 54’ that is designed to reward and recharge those on board.

  • Raspberry Island Lighthouse

    The Raspberry Island lighthouse is the most readily accessible of the six Apostle Island stations. During the summer season, Apostle Islands Cruise Service tour boats stop at the island, and National Park Service rangers conduct tours of the historic towe

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  • Fight Invasive Species

    060Bio LLC has come up with a great solution for Great Lakes boaters dealing with the invasive zebra and quagga mussels: the Dock Disk.

  • Keep Paddling

    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.

  • Happy New Year!

    On behalf of everyone here at Great Lakes Boating magazine, we'd like to wish you a Happy New Year!

  • History Voyage

    The Great Lakes are rich with history, and nothing brings this history to life better than visiting historical sites and monuments.

  • Fort Niagara On Lake Ontario

    Fort Niagara carries evidence of three distinct cultures. The fort’s roots trace back to its primary founders almost a hundred years before the U.S. became its own nation.

  • I Need To Check Your License

    After 20 years in the boating industry I can now add “boat expert” to my resume; at least I can according to one lawyer who recently contacted me.

  • Merry Christmas!

    On behalf of everyone here at Great Lakes Boating magazine, we'd like to wish you a Merry Christmas!

  • Most-Watched New BoatUS Videos of 2021

    “How to Spray Gelcoat on a Boat Using a Preval Sprayer,” which shows how to make professional gelcoat repairs over a larger area, was the most-watched new BoatUS video of 2021.

  • How Long Do Docks Last?

    With proper care, your boat dock could last for years and even decades. ShoreMaster has these tips to help you extend your boat dock’s life.

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