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BREAKING NEWS: Winter is coming.

We know…Trust us, we know.

However, even though the boat is in storage, it doesn’t mean you can’t still sink a line in your lake of choice. (#welovebomo)

Woodard Marine December Boater's Blog

7 IOS Boating Apps You'll Want to Download

 

At Woodard Marine, we like to play as hard as you do. We’re located in one of the greatest areas for boating in the world – sandwiched between the Great Lakes to the west and the North Atlantic to the east. We’ve seen some changes in boating since 1960, but we’ve kept up with the times, and we’ve all downloaded some amazing boating apps lately. We wanted to share the best ones for iOS with you.

1 – BOATING WEATHER

This incredibly intuitive boating tool shows you wind speed, surf and wave height for your coastal zone in the United States. This boating app gets all its info from the National Weather Service, (NOAA) so you know it’s [...]

Woodard Marine September Boater's Blog

Boating Apps for Kids

It’s no secret that children today are more likely to learn more about the world through their smartphone than directly. And so it’s important that children have direct access to the world of boating through their smartphone applications. We’ve discovered a number of outstanding boating-based apps through our research and in this latest post we’ll present four awesome boating apps for kids.

SAGO MINI BOATS

Designed for young children, this application gives kids the opportunity to explore how to move on the water and how to plan for a boat trip. The game allows children to take control of a boat and to learn about the way in which a boat moves on the water. It’s a game that will allow children to get used to the idea of being on [...]

Woodard Marine September Boater's Blog

Boat Service Tips

Here at Woodward Marine, we’re committed to helping boaters maximize their experiences on the water. One way we follow through on this commitment is to help boaters maintain and care for their vessels. In this latest post, we present 10 boating service tips from our maintenance experts.

1 – INSPECT YOUR ENGINE AFTER EACH TRIP

After you arrive back on land after each trip on the water, it’s a good idea to inspect the engine of the boat. Look for rust, leaks or any damage and then have a service specialist address any problems directly as soon as possible.

2 – FLUSH THE ENGINE AFTER EACH TRIP

You should also flush the engine after each trip as well. This will help remove any debris that has become lodged in the system during [...]

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