on October 29, 2023

Going solo is fun but independence goes hand in hand with a greater risk. With a friend on board, if you’re injured or fall in the water, there’s someone there to take the helm, help you back in the boat and radio for assistance if necessary. A lone boater has far fewer resources at his disposal if an accident occurs. Safety First If you boat independently, make safety your primary consideration. Prepare by taking a […]


on October 22, 2023

It’s rapidly approaching Halloween is one of the oldest holidays with origins going back thousands of years. The holiday we know as Halloween has many influences from many cultures over the centuries. From the Roman’s Pomona Day, to the Celtic festival of Samhain, to the Christian holidays of All Saints and All Souls Days. Hundreds of years ago in Great Britain and Northern France, lived the Celts. The Celts worshiped nature and had many gods. […]

Operate, Navigate, and Communicate

on October 15, 2023

Three words should always dictate your behavior: Operate, Navigate, and Communicate These three simple statements should guide you when you are out on the water Operate  Your number one job is to operate your boat responsibly!!Nothing should distract you from that. I understand how difficult it can be at times. You are out for a great day of fishing with your spouse or boyfriend/girlfriend, Your spouse is going on and on you for a new […]


on October 9, 2023

A Short Look at the History of the Pumpkin Suddenly its getting a shade of orange all over. Pumpkins are believed to have originated in North America. Seeds from related plants have been found in Mexico dating back to 7000 to 5500 B.C. References to pumpkins date back many centuries. The name pumpkin originated from the Greek word for “large melon” which is “pepon.” “Pepon” was changed by the French into “pompon.” The English changed […]


on October 1, 2023

Boating in October presents some unique risks and challenges compared to other times of the year, primarily due to changing weather conditions and water temperature. It’s important to be aware of these risks and take appropriate precautions to ensure a safe boating experience. Here are some of the key boating risks that can arise in October: To minimize these risks, it’s essential to stay informed about local conditions, follow safety guidelines, and be prepared for […]