Classifieds Application

The following options are available for classified ads with Great Lakes Scuttlebutt.

Advertisement in Printed Publication

  • Includes placement in 3 locations: printed magazine, online magazineclassified database
  • Great Lakes Scuttlebutt's printed publication is bi-monthly (6 times a year).
  • The next deadline for placement of this type of ad is December 10th. The first issue this ad will appear in covers the months of January and February.
  • Your ad will appear in all 3 locations listed above beginning January 1st and will run for the length of time you purchase.
  • Use up to 25 words in a small classified ad or 50 words in a large classified ad to describe your item

Advertisement Online-Only - FREE
(Individuals ONLY, No Company Listings)

  • Includes placement in 1 location: classified database
  • Great Lakes Scuttlebutt's online-only ads change on a daily basis
  • There is no deadline for placement of this type of ad.
  • Your ad will appear in the classified database of our website within 3-5 business days and will run for the length of time you indicate.
  • Use up to 300 words to describe your item


Print (Automatically includes online listing)

Small Ad (25 words)

  • 1 Issue (2 mo. exposure): $50.00
  • 3 Issues (6 mo. exposure): $125.00
  • 6 Issues (12 mo. exposure): $200.00

Large Ad (50 words)

  • 1 Issue (2 mo. exposure): $75.00
  • 3 Issues (6 mo. exposure): $175.00
  • 6 Issues (12 mo. exposure): $300.00


Ads are FREE
You can indicate 1, 2, 3, or 6 months at a time.

The following applies for all classified ads with Great Lakes Scuttlebutt.

  • These ads are reserved for individuals that are selling a boat or boat-related product. No company or personal ads, please!
  • Picture placement is included. You may include up to four photos for your online listing.
  • All PRINTED classified ads must be pre-paid. ONLINE advertisements are free.
  • Great Lakes Scuttlebutt reserves the right to edit any ad that does not match the limitations of the type of ad purchased (I.E. word count).
  • No refunds will be issued if the item sells before the length of placement expires.
  • If you purchased a print ad, we will notify you before your ad expires so you can renew if necessary.
  • If you are placing an online-only ad, you will need to notify us to keep your ad running after expiration.
  • If you have any questions, please call 877-775-2538.

To order a classified ad, please fill out the form below.  Be sure to include all fields that apply.

Please Note:

  • Only the title and description will appear in the print/online magazine. 
  • All other completed fields will only appear in the classified database.
Ad Type

Description Info


Additional Information

The price, year, & manufacturer are required fields.  All of the remaining fields are optional.  This extra information will only appear in the classified database found on our website.

Engine Hours
Engine Make
# of Engines
Cruising Speed
Max Speed
Hull Type
 Generator  Air Conditioning  Trailer


We allow up to four images of your boator boat-related product for sale.
If you ordered a print ad, the image uploaded as "Image 1" will be used for that ad.

Image 1
Image 2
Image 3
Image 4

Seller Information

Should you wish to limit what contact information is visible to the public (address, phone, and/or email), please note such in the Special Instructions box below.

Street Address
Zip/Postal Code
Telephone Number
Website URL
Special Instructions

Payment information appears on the next page. Click "Submit" to continue.

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