Online Poll Results: Paying at the Pump

Published in the August 2011 Issue Published online: Aug 06, 2011
Viewed 168 time(s)

Don't you just love the summer rollercoaster ride, better known as gas prices? It can be frustrating to say the least, but is there a certain price where boaters would consider docking their pontoons or deck boats for the summer? That's what we wanted to find out with our monthly poll question. The majority who responded on our website are willing to pay up to $10 a gallon. Do you agree?

Check out our latest question at to cast your vote on our current poll.

Poll Results: How high would gas prices have to get before you'd park your boat for the summer?


 $4 a gallon. 3.28%


 $5 a gallon. 21.31%


 $10 a gallon. 36.07%


 At this time I wouldn't stop

boating at any price. 26.23%


 I'm already there; gas is way too

high to go out. 13.11%

You May Also Be Interested In...

March 27, 2015

Spring Boat Preparation

Getting the boat ready for the season is a lot like getting the boat ready to sell. You want it to look good and operate without any problems.
March 26, 2015

Rapala's got the hot bait for that cold water

Cold weather got you down? Do you have the urge to go fishing, but afraid that the fish ain't gonna bite? Rapala's got your back.
March 25, 2015

Pelican ProGear: PDB TESTED No. 163

The Sport Wallet from Pelican allows you to keep just the essentials with you when boating.
March 24, 2015

Double Whammy of accolades for BRP and Evinrude

At the 2015 Miami International Boat Show, BRP and Evinrude showcased their alternative fuel biobutanol and were awarded the NMMA 2015 Innovation Award.
March 23, 2015

Mercury Marine Introduces Oil Change Kits

Changing oil in a Mercury outboard is one of the most important steps to keep an engine running at its peak.
March 23, 2015

Island Boats 18-22

Seeing an expandable pontoon that can go from seven and a half feet to 10 feet wide with just a press of a button might have you scratching your head and wondering why you didn’t think of it.
Follow us on Facebook!  Follow us on Instagram!  Follow us on Twitter!  Follow us on YouTube!