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Saltwater vs. Freshwater Boats: What’s The Difference?

What’s The Difference Between Freshwater and Saltwater Boats? While many boaters find they tend to stay close to their main body of water (lake, river, etc.), there are times where freshwater boaters may have the opportunity to take their boat to the coast and use it in salty water. This brings up the big question …

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What Are The Parts Of A Boat Called? [with 20 Examples]

When you buy your first boat, the boating terminology can be a bit overwhelming. For that reason, I put together this article to help you understand what it means when someone says they are going to pass on your port side, or when your mechanic says your starboard engine needs a new water pump. So …

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What Is A Skiff? Skiff vs. Jon Boat Everything You Need To Know

What Is the Difference Between a Skiff and a Jon Boat? When I was a teenager, my grandfather handed down his small sixteen-foot fiberglass flatbottom boat that he used to go clamming and skirt around the shallow coastal waters of South Carolina. He wasn’t using it very often and thought my Dad and I might …

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