• PDB Shootout StarCraft Pontoon

    November 30, 2020 Published in the January 2019 issue
    Boat Test Monday
    The color combination with the black exterior panels and black tubes paired with a grey interior provides a confident yet luxurious look that we truly love. Throw in the optional Sport Arch and you’re now looking at a sporty high-end pontoon.
  • Pontoons Offer More Fun for the Money

    November 29, 2020
    Feature
    Mercury Marine Dockline
    Fishing, water sports and family fun are all benefits of opting for an affordable pontoon
  • Don’t Make Your Boat Look Like a Christmas Tree

    November 28, 2020
    Feature
    BoatUS
    BoatUS advises boaters about unsafe decorative lighting when navigating
  • Black Friday ‘Tis The Season

    November 27, 2020 Published in the November 2017 issue
    Feature
    It’s that time of year again, where you pull out the naughty or nice list, tear it up, and decide to do the nice thing for that boater in your life.
  • Happy Thanksgiving!

    November 26, 2020
    Feature
    PDB Staff
    Turkey Day is finally here!
  • Back To Boat School

    November 25, 2020
    Feature
    www.soundingsonline.com
    With winter on the way, more online courses than ever are available to help improve boating skills ahead of the next cruising season.
  • West Marine Kicks Off “Month of Giving”

    November 24, 2020
    News
    Retailer remains dedicated to youth adventures on the water, education and stewardship this holiday season
  • PDB Shootout StarCraft Deck

    November 23, 2020
    Boat Test Monday
    Sporty deck boats like this one that come in at a friendly price point are what’s growing the fiberglass market right now. Quick to plane, as tested there is plenty to love about this Starstep.
  • Meet The Millers

    November 22, 2020
    Feature
    Brady L. Kay
    Heading to the Orlando Boat Show in early 2016, Steve and Linda Miller came prepared with a game plan and were determined to find their next boat...
  • Yamaha Teams Up To Help Ft. Myers Technical College

    November 21, 2020
    News
    Yamaha Marine and the Marine Industries Association of Southwest Florida and Tampa Bay teamed up to help provide funding and equipment
  • Upcoming Real World Test

    November 20, 2020
    Feature
    We're teaming up with Carefree Boat Sales to test eight identical Premier Marine pontoons with different outboard brands
  • Do You Have Dock Etiquette?

    November 19, 2020
    Feature
    Scott “Sky” Smith
    Should you move someone else’s stuff? It's time to talk dock etiquette.
  • Shark Tank

    November 18, 2020 Published in the August 2018 issue
    Feature
    Heather M. Serrano
    Most of us have likely watched the TV show Shark Tank where people with innovative ideas make a pitch to a panel of investors in hope of taking their new product to the next level. It’s always entertaining to see the wide-variety of products, but what doe
  • Does Your Pontoon Have A Trampoline?

    November 17, 2020
    Feature
  • PDB Shootout South Bay

    November 16, 2020 Published in the January 2019 issue
    Boat Test Monday
    Value-driven models are extremely popular right now, but based on all the features as tested, we’re not exactly sure how South Bay packs it all in and is still able to come in at a budget-friendly price point.
  • From Parts To Pontooning

    November 15, 2020
    Feature
    Brady L. Kay
    If you toured for example the 360,000-square-foot Harris Boats manufacturing plant in Fort Wayne, Ind., today it would impress you, but you’d have an even deeper appreciation for the new campus if you had a chance to tour their old one.
  • A Trailer Scale...On Your Phone!

    November 14, 2020
    Feature
    CURT has introduced a Bluetooth-enabled, smartphone-compatible mobile towing scale called BetterWeigh
  • What Do You Know About Using Household Cleaners On A Boat?

    November 13, 2020
    Feature
    Shurhold Industries offers a set of Clean-N-Simple Tips to ensure you don’t use a product that’s not safe for your boat.
  • 2020 Holiday Gift Guide

    November 12, 2020 Published in the November 2020 issue
    Feature
    It’s never too early to start thinking about the gifts you’d like to give (or get) with Christmas and other holidays on the horizon
  • Veterans Day Salute: Carl Wagner

    November 11, 2020
    Feature
    Here is a look back at Carl Wagner, a veteran we featured in 2017, as we celebrate all veterans today
  • Seven Marine Outboards To Be Retired

    November 10, 2020
    News
    Trade Only News
    Seven Marine outboard production will be halted and phased out once current demand is met
  • PDB Shootout Trifecta

    November 09, 2020 Published in the January 2019 issue
    Boat Test Monday
    This is a brand-new model for 2019 and a lot has been packed into it. The two-tone exterior panels are a nice conservative touch that ties in perfectly with the ski/tow bar and beautiful wakeboard tower arch.
  • Best Day Ever

    November 08, 2020
    Feature
    Heather M. Serrano
    There are some days that are so exceptional that we remember them for the rest of our lives
  • Our Two Cents

    November 07, 2020 Published in the August 2018 issue
    Feature
    Emily FitzPatrick
    Recently, the Pontoon and Deck Boat magazine staff asked loyal readers to share their best advice for boaters.
  • Yamaha Marine’s Technical School Partnership Program Reaches 100 Members

    November 06, 2020
    News
    Milestone Highlights Continued Commitment to Marine Technician Career Development
  • Adding a Cleat/Rod Holder

    November 05, 2020
    Feature
    Rigging the cockpit of a modern fishing boat can lead to frustration, but this combo combines into a single unit
  • Video: Get On Board Results

    November 04, 2020
    Feature
    First-of-its-kind ‘get on board’ campaign makes historic impact on fishing and boating industry
  • PDB Shootout Tahoe

    November 02, 2020 Published in the January 2019 issue
    Boat Test Monday
    You know those pontoons displayed at the boat shows that are fully loaded and designed to attract attention to the manufacturer’s booth? Well, that is exactly what this elegant Tahoe is all about as it lured us in for a closer look.
  • New Fishing Models For Monaco

    November 01, 2020
    Feature
    The new fish-specific models are equipped with a dedicated fishing station with a livewell and other great features for anglers