Choosing the Right Anchor for Your Boat

Boat Anchor on Wood Table

We all know that boats need the right anchor to function, but every boat is different as far as what anchor might be best. Certain anchors will work best specifically for your boat and your demands. When choosing the right anchor for your boat, you should consider several different factors. Here’s what to know when… Read more »

V-Dock is Now Offering Annual Sale Items

32’ Tan V-Dock Roll in with a 8’ x 10’ Sundeck

Seasons come and go, but when they do, V-Dock has got the deals to get you from one season to the next. With fall officially upon us, we’re letting go of some of our summer items that have been refurbished, reframed, and are now ready to be reused. V-Dock has a variety of fall clearance… Read more »

Tips for Safe Ice Fishing This Winter

winter lake fishing

Winter is a slow time of year for boat owners. The water’s frozen over and at this point, you’ve already prepared your boat for the harsh weather of the winter season. So with your vessel all covered up, it’s time to break out the ice fishing supplies. Before heading out on the lake, it’s important… Read more »

How to “Go Green” With Your Boat

boat wake speedy prop wash foam

Boating and spending a lot of time out on the water can be fun. But before you get into the habit of doing it in your boat on a regular basis, you should find ways to make sure you are taking the greenest approach possible. The last thing you want is for your bad boating… Read more »

Christmas Gifts for the Boater in Your Life

christmas presents under a Tree

If you’ve got a friend or family member who practically lives on the water, you may be wondering about the perfect Christmas gift. Read on for a few great ideas for holiday presents the boater in your life will love. A good pair of boots Boats.com suggests water-resistant boots, including leather boots that are seam-sealed… Read more »

Watch for These Winter Boating Hazards

Watercraft in a Marina

If you are done using your boat for the season, keep in mind that it’s so important to fully winterize your boat to prevent damage that can be done by harsh and cold weather. There are a number of hazards that come along with improperly storing your boat for the winter season; don’t forget to… Read more »

Managing Boat in Rough Weather

Boating in Rough Weather

You’re bound to experience bad weather conditions at some point while boating, and in those instances, you’ll need to know how to prepare for the rough waters ahead. For starters, you should slow down when you are in rough waters so that you drive your boat up over waves rather than trying to run through… Read more »

Keeping Safe Within the Marina

Boat Marina Safety

You might be surprised to learn that many boating accidents occur mainly inside of a marina. We can’t stress how important it is to practice boat safety from the moment you step onto your boating dock. We have compiled some helpful tips for how you and your family can remain safe within the marina. Be… Read more »