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Make a float plan

If you do fall overboard, re-boarding the boat can be impossible unless your boat has a re-boarding device installed. Rig re-boarding devices such as foot slings or small rope ladders along the sides and/ or stern. Tubular nylon webbing, the type used for rock climbing, is excellent foot sling material.

He was 16 years old and just got a fishing gig on a small 20-foot skiff with a couple, Jason and Lucy Grier. They took David for his first season...

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Use this tool to plan your next boating trip. Get reports for the weather, tides and more! You can also create an electronic float plan and download a pre-departure checklist!

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