Registering a Boat in Georgia

All mechanically-propelled vessels must be registered in Georgia. In addition, all sailboats over 12 feet must be registered. Registration is done by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources. Boats that…

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Registering a Boat in Minnesota

All non-motorized vessels over 10 feet long must be registered. This includes rowboats, sailboats, sailboards, stand-up paddleboards, canoes, kayaks, paddle boats, rowing shells, sculls, all-terrain vehicles used in the water,…

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Registering a Boat in California

California requires sail vessels over 8-feet long and any motorized vessels that are used on California waters to be registered. Boats registered in other states may be used for up…

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How to Register a Boat

As a boat owner, knowing whether you’re required to register your watercraft is very important.Failing to have the required registration or license, can result in fines or even impoundment of…

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Best Boat for Water Skiing

Boats come in many different sizes and shapes for any enthusiast. Perhaps no style of boat is more specialized than those designed for water sports. Whether your passion is for…

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When and How to Use Two Anchors

There once was a time when it was much more common to see boats using multiple anchors. Modern “new generation” anchors have nearly eliminated the need for two anchors. While…

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