‘Tis the season for boating safety

As the countdown to the holidays quickly winds down and you’re trying to make those few last-minute purchases, we want to remind you of a few lifesaving gifts for the special boater in your life. So put down that ugly sweater, return that tired, old tie back to the rack and check out this list of thoughtful gifts that could help your favorite boater.


A handheld radio and emergency flares are some of the most effective pieces of life-saving equipment and they make an excellent holiday gift along with a properly-fitted, U.S. Coast Guard-approved life jacket. U.S. Coast Guard photo illustration by Petty Officer 1st Class Lauren Jorgensen and Petty Officer 3rd Class Jessica Potter.

Top boating safety gifts for Cyber Monday

As one of the busiest online shopping days of the year, Cyber Monday is a great time to score some deals for those on your holiday gift lists, including your favorite boaters! From rescue flares to nautical charts, there are […]