• BoatUS Offering Affordable On-Water Training

    Learning how to drive a boat takes practice. That’s not always an easy or affordable thing to do, according to the BoatUS Foundation for Boating Safety and Clean Water – especially if you’ve never owned a boat or have a professional instructor to show you

  • Trouble-Free Pontooning

    For those heading to the Minneapolis Boat Show next weekend, look for ELUX, a new electric pontoon boat manufacturer.

  • How To Install Your Own Hydraulic Steering System

    Many pontoons already have hydraulic steering, but not mine. So I thought I could either buy a new boat with hydraulic steering or just add hydraulic steering. Join me on the install!

  • 10 Common Insurance Mistakes Boaters Make

    Here's the list of the top 10 claims in terms of dollar value over the last eight years, along with some tips that could help prevent becoming a statistic, or if you're simply unlucky, lessen the damage.

  • Testing The Frog's Tung

    My phone takes more dives than a WWII bomber. If you know what I mean, you should try the Frog's Tung accessory.

  • We'll See You This Week At The Chicago Boat, RV & Sail Show

    The 2019 Progressive® Chicago Boat, RV & Sail Show drops anchor at McCormick Place today and goes until January 13. Members of the PDB staff will be out walking the show.

  • PDB Shootout: Aloha

    Learn why we love the Aloha Paradise Series 260 Arch Sport after testing it at PDB's 2018 Shootout.


  • Top 10 Most-Watched BoatUS Videos of 2018

    If you judged boaters by what they like to watch, you may think they prefer sitting on anchor all day.

  • VIDEO: Sea Ray to celebrate 60 years of building boats

    For 59 years, Sea Ray has set the standard and pushed the limits of performance and craftsmanship to elevate the boating experience. 2019 will mark the 60th anniversary of Sea Ray at the helm of defining the boating lifestyle.

  • Following the Fitzgerald

    Watch this Avalon/Tahoe crew trace the Fitzgerald's course by pontoon boat in anticipation of an upcoming article about their journey!

  • NMMA Certification Explained

    NMMA's Robert Newsome discusses how NMMA Certification goes above and beyond standards set by the U.S. Coast Guard.

  • Multimedia

    Meet This Enchanting 2018 Crest Model

    Fun colors, classic amenities, what's not to love about Crest's 2018 Calypso?

  • Mercury Introduces New V8 Vid

    New teaser video from Mercury Marine released

  • Life Of A Hook

    Behind the scenes with VMC

  • The Next Big Thing For Pontoon Ladders

    Dan Kincaid from northern Indiana has developed a system that, when attached to a rear-entry ladder, will raise and lower the bottom half with a simple press of a button.

  • Mercury Recaps Miami

    Mercury Marine has released a video of the introduction of and reaction to its new 3.4-liter V6 outboard and two other engines at the Progressive Insurance Miami International Boat Show.