May 2014 Blog Archive

Honoring Our Fallen Sailors on Memorial Day
Honoring Our Fallen Sailors on Memorial Day Mon, May 26, 2014 In honor of Memorial Day, Monterey Boats would like to reflect on some of the most famous wartime vessels in the history of the United States Navy. Read More

How to be Safe and Sun-Conscious on the Water Fri, May 23, 2014 Next time you get out on your boat, remember these simple steps to have a healthy (and enjoyable!) day in the sun. Read More

Get a Free Vessel Safety Check Wed, May 21, 2014 How safe are you on the water? Even if you take every precaution, read all the maps and follow important weather advisories, being a safe boater takes a little more-having a safe boat! Read More

Which Lifejacket is Right for You? Tue, May 20, 2014 We all know we need to have working, Coast Guard approved personal floatation devices-or lifejackets-on our boat. But there's more than just one kind of PFD. Here's a quick reference tool to know what type you need, and what level of protection it of... Read More

A New Jersey Gem Fri, May 16, 2014 This winter was a brutal one for many of those living up North-snow, sleet, and bone-chilling temperatures persisted longer than normal, and many sought solace in the sunny weather of Florida and other destinations. Read More

Red Skies & Boating Folklore
Red Skies & Boating Folklore Thu, May 08, 2014 How many times have you heard the phrase, "Red sky in morning, sailor take warning; red sky at night, sailor's delight"? We usually connect the famous saying with the sea, but did you know farmers used to use it too, and its origins date back to befo... Read More