Boating Basics

Boating Basics is just that, the basic facts you should know about boating before making a boat purchase.

A catamaran is shown sailing past a cruise ship in this photo.

Can One Person Sail A Catamaran? 10 Tips For Solo Sailing

A catamaran features two equal-sized parallel hulls. It offers outstanding stability from the geometrical point of view. Though a catamaran is primarily used as a fishing boat, its fantastic stability has expanded its uses over time. It’s also used in recreational activities. A lot of people ask whether you can sail a catamaran solo? How …

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A Kayak rides in rough waters.

Can You Kayak In Rough Waters?

Kayaking can be leisurely paddling through flat and still waters with great weather conditions and an easy route. However, kayaking can also be paddling through strong winds, strong currents, and choppy waves. Water and weather conditions can change fast, and kayakers must be ready for more challenging conditions. Kayaking in rough waters is common. The majority of kayaks are built …

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Christine waves hello from the fore section of our 16 foot Kevlar canoe.

Are Kevlar Canoes Worth It? (A Kevlar Canoe Owner’s Advice)

When you’re on the hunt for either your first canoe or a replacement canoe, research will always lead you to the question of what material is best. Canoes typically come composed of fiberglass, plastic, wood, kevlar, aluminum, canvas (over a frame), or other synthetic fiber composite materials. Any canoeist worth their salt will mention the …

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Can Canoes Sink? We find out why and offer some great solutions to prevent it here in this article.

Can Canoes Sink?

Going canoeing is both a fun and rewarding endeavor. Sliding over the waters in such a smooth and relaxing style is a past time that many of us benefit from after our long days at work or office. And during a pandemic, having some peace of mind out on the water is something we could …

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