• MERRY CHRISTMAS!

    Web Exclusive December 25, 2014
    Happy holidays from the crew at Pontoon and Deck Boat magazine!
  • Premier 290 Grand Entertainer

    December 22, 2014
    Boat Test Monday
    Being a great entertaining pontoon is just one of the many advantages to this Premier.
  • Gone Fishing For Gift Ideas

    Web Exclusive December 22, 2014
    Product
    If you’re the silly gag gift type and you know someone who’s crazy about fishing, give these shirts a good once-over.
  • Holiday Boat Parades!

    Web Exclusive December 15, 2014
    Our warmer friends to the south don’t hold back in celebrating the holidays. In prime spots all throughout California and Florida, Christmas Boat Parades bring the spirit of the season to everyone.
  • Palm Beach Sport Cruise 220 Bullet

    December 15, 2014
    Boat Test Monday
    Nearly 60 years ago, Palm Beach started building value-driven models and that tradition continues today with its Sport Cruise 220.
  • Party Barge Style

    December 12, 2014
    It was personally a sad day when my sister left home for Canton, Mo., to take a writing job at Culver Stockton College. I found redemption in the fact that she moved smack dab to the middle of pontoon country.
  • Yamaha OEM staff gain captain’s licenses

    Web Exclusive December 11, 2014
    Industry
    Yamaha Marine Group said all 11 members of its OEM technical support group received the Coast Guard’s Merchant Mariner credential, or “captain’s license,” as of Nov. 17.
  • Extreme Avalon Adventure

    Web Exclusive December 10, 2014
    Industry
    If you’re anything like us, then a crazy adventure sounds like a good time. If this adventures involves boating, even better.
  • Mercury Marine casts 2.5 millionth propeller

    December 09, 2014
    Industry
    Mercury Marine this week celebrates the casting of its 2,500,000th stainless steel propeller in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin.
  • Sylvan S5

    December 08, 2014
    Boat Test Monday
    The new S-Series from Sylvan is all about creating sporty pontoons and when you combine its unique RPT tubes with a Mercury Verado Pro 250 engine, you have a winning combination.
  • It Takes A Little Elbow Grease

    December 05, 2014
    To quote the latest James Bond 007 movie, my hobby was resurrection.
  • Winterization Checklist

    Web Exclusive December 03, 2014
    Winterization is key to a healthy and functional boat come spring. Our friends at Avalon give great advice for what to remember when winterizing your boat on your own.
  • 10 Nautical Christmas Ornaments For Your Tree

    Web Exclusive December 02, 2014
    Feature
    If you’re missing summer boating during the cold winter months, you’re not alone. We’re all a little inconsolable when boating season ends for the year.
  • Starcraft SLS3

    December 01, 2014
    Boat Test Monday
    With the SLS series you have two options with similar layouts—the only difference is the SLS5 is two feet longer. For our test we got behind the wheel of the SLS3 and had to look twice when we saw the large outboard on the back.