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Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Could your marina, boat shop or recreational boating-related business use $250 to spend on local advertising of your choice? BoatUS will give you the money and help you grow your business if it joins the more than 800 marinas and 300 retail boating-related businesses participating in the BoatUS Partner Network Program. The program

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Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Waterway Guide Media has formed a strategic partnership with two iconic boat brands. Ranger Tugs and Cutwater Boats are working with Waterway Guide to make their Midwest and East Coast customers’ experiences even better. New owners of Ranger Tugs or Cutwater Boats, sold in the Midwest and on the East Coast, will have their

tags: East Coast, Great Lakes, Books & Charts, Coupons & Discounts

Thursday, January 4, 2018

For just $11 (or $6 for motorcycles) a year, Michigan's Recreation Passport enables Michigan-registered vehicles Recreation Passport logoaccess to more than 100 state parks, hundreds of miles of trails, historic sites, boat launches and other state-managed destinations. That’s just 3 cents a day for a year’s worth of

tags: Lifestyle, Coupons & Discounts, Dept of Natural Resources

Monday, June 26, 2017

Revolutionary chart maker Navionics, has packed their new Navionics+ titles with additional features at an affordable price for smaller boat owners. The Navionics+ charts now include ready-to-use coastal nautical charts and thousands of lakes preloaded with the crowd-sourced, hi-def SonarChart™, as well as the downloadable and

tags: Coupons & Discounts, Electronics

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Discover why the Lake Erie Islands has long been one of the most popular destinations from all over the Great Lakes in the latest issue of Marinalife magazine! Follow along as we take you through a three-day island-hopping cruise with destinations including South Bass Island, Middle Bass Island and Kelley's Island. Marinalife is

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Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Looking for a gift that’s always the perfect color, fit and value for everyone on your shopping list? This holiday season, give the gift of lifelong memories with Michigan DNR gift cards and e-gift cards that can be used at state parks, campgrounds and harbors. Both physical gift cards and e-gift cards provide a simple,

tags: Coupons & Discounts, Lake Michigan

Thursday, December 4, 2014

Check out all the great gift ideas for for the home, safty, smart storage, the galley, and just for fun. There are also great gift ideas for the man or lady on your list this year.

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Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Once again it is time to take on the ‘authorities’ that are out there spouting rhetoric which has about as much basis in truth as the IRS man standing there saying, “I’m here to help you!” What I am referring to is the old saying, “The two happiest days in a sailors life are the day he buys his

tags: Coupons & Discounts, Used Boats

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