6 Tips for Boating Safety
A day on the water can be an enjoyable experience no matter the season, but fun with family and friends can quickly turn tragic if care isn’t taken to avoid…
5 Questions to Ask Before Buying a Boat
By Rob Barton & Tobi Roberts, Bass Pro Shops So you’re ready to purchase that new boat, but you’re not quite sure what you need? Here are a few things…
Tips to Keep Clear of Other Boats
Unlike our roads, our waterways have no painted lines or stoplights to guide us in traffic. So how do we avoid colliding with other boats—especially when they can come from…
Two sailboats enjoying the fall boating season
The fall boating season can be a nice change from the heat of the summer. It also means adding more precautions to your boating routine. Read what changes to be…
What You Should Know About Your Boat’s Fuel
Boats with either gasoline or diesel engines can suffer poor performance and damage if their fuel is contaminated. If you look out and there’s black smoke pouring out of the…
Boating Safety Can Prevent You From Being Stranded [VIDEO]
In Episode 4 of our web series The UnReal Adventures of Ted and Traci, our castaways test their sea legs on their new boat. Unfortunately, once on open water, the…
Coming Soon: The Ultimate Action-Packed Blockbuster [VIDEO]
Forget superheroes. In the teaser trailer for this summer’s real epic blockbuster, The UnReal Adventures of Ted & Traci, a courageous couple overcomes a car crash, boat wreck and a…
Keep Your Boat in the Water with Proper Trailer Maintenance
Nearly 7 million Americans own a boat with a trailer. You’ve probably seen some of those very boaters pulled over on the side of the road with trailer problems–wheels off,…
3 Key Boating Tips That Won’t Cost You a Dime
Ever since I read The Old Man and the Sea as a boy, I’ve had a fascination with boating. Then I started building model boats when I was about 12.…
Allstate insured boat sailing in the ocean
Most people who drive a car are familiar with the customs and traditions of courtesy on the road, but not all recreational boaters are aware that a similar code of…