Boating & Fishing Blog
How many times did you search on your mobile for “Sushi or Candied Salmon Sticks near me” to find the perfect restaurant? Did you notice how easily the map on your mobile shows you all the available locations near you where you can eat your favourite dish? That is all thanks to the GPS. The Global Positioning System (GPS) is a satellite-based system for navigation. Not only food, but the GPS shows where you currently are, shortest routes to your destination, nearby gas stations, and much other information you want on your device screen. Many users ask us while purchasing a new boat whether they integrate a marine GPS with their vessel or not. That’s why we decided to create this blog and provide an understanding of the boat GPS.
Funding a boat is a substantial financial commitment that requires hours of research and continuous upkeep. Regular maintenance could sound tedious but is worth every penny. The frequency of service depends on your usage. In general, just like any vehicle, the boat engine runs smoother and better depending on how constant or recurring your use is. It is better to take your boat out on a short spin at least two to three times a week rather than once or twice a month for a lengthy period.
Getting your boat winter-ready is one of the most time-consuming yet essential parts of being a boater. Nobody wants to come back to a boat that has been taken by rust or mould and mildew when they reopen their boats for the spring. Taking professional help after the damage is done shortens the life span of the vessel along with your pockets. So here are some easy steps on winterizing your boat.
The summer season is coming to an end on Vancouver Island. Yet, there is plenty of boating and sportfishing left to be done. And, who doesn’t want to become a pro boater? However, many people find themselves in a dilemma on what to consider while learning boating or fishing like a professional. There are tons of articles and information available on the internet. Well, it can be confusing for anyone to choose some specific resource. That’s why here we have listed the best tips that can help you get a better idea about the perfect boating on the Pacific West Coast.
Your decision to purchase a new vessel or re-powering the current one is right in these times. Especially when your current boat has spent thousands of hours on the water and needs a boost in power & performance. When you search for the best new and used outboard motors for sale in BC, you can find a plethora of options in terms of horsepower, fuel capacity, service options, and more. While primarily, it depends on your preferences and use of a boat, a few considerations can surely help make a better choice. Here we will look at some good advice approved by the marine experts.