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Have Peace of Mind With Simrad BoatConnect

Have Peace of Mind With Simrad BoatConnect


With Simrad’s new remote, real-time vessel monitoring, BoatConnect, boaters will be able to track their boat’s location, battery level, trip history and more — all on their smartphone. Simply download the BoatConnect app, install the hub and instantly have peace of mind. Boat.... Read More

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Ports of Call

Unwind in Benzie County

Unwind in Benzie County

Frankfort, Michigan

For some 38 years, Ronn Beyette has worked at or around the entrance to the Frankfort, Michigan, harbor as a charter fishing captain, yacht captain and harbormaster. He’s seen more than a thousand sunsets over the Frankfort breakwater lighthouse, caught steelhead and trout, and watched bald eagles swoop over the bay. He was even around when a History Channel crew searched for gold bars that may (or may not) lie at the bottom of the harbor in rail cars. That search will be featured in the upcoming season of “The Curse of Civil War Gold.” The harbor was once a commercial center when railroad cars and passenger steamships ferried to and from this port, Beyette notes, and while its draw is more recreational than commercial now, it’s still a boating destination that’s hard to top. It’s also a treasure by any definition. “The thing about Frankfort is it’s a deepwater port and the proximity of the marina to the city is perfect,” Beyette says. “Boaters can walk to restaurants, the beach and other businesses.” A harbor with a past If you’d have fixed a History Channel camera on the harbor throughout.....

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Boat Spotlights

Scout 530 LXF

Scout 530 LXF


Boat Tests

Marlow Prowler 375 Havana


Viking 44 Sport Coupe


Four Winns HD 240 Surf


Scout 255 Dorado


Galeon 485 HTS