www.discoverboating.com is a great resource to help you get started in the boating lifestyle.
Dock your iPod, floating fiesta: SEA-DOO DREAM ISLAND 7-PERSON FLOAT WITH WATERPROOF MP3 STORAGE, $499.99
- This 7-person state-of the-art float comes with a removable canopy, a detachable boarding platform, six built-in drink holders and two coolers.
- There is a waterproof MP3 storage box with a built-in battery compartment and four built-in waterproof speakers to pump out your favorite tunes.
Try the latest fitness trend, SUP: SOLSTICE FIJI COMPACT INFLATABLE STAND-UP PADDLEBOARD, $399.99
- At 17 pounds and 8' long when inflated, this SUP is light and easy to take anywhere there's water.
Capture memories under water: WATERPROOF CAMERA INTERNATIONAL CONCEPTS, WEST MARINE, $19.99
- Waterproof up to 100 feet.
- Built in Flash.
- Camera is reusable & reloadable.
INSHORE MANUAL INFLATABLE BELT PACK, WEST MARINE $89.99
- A life jacket designed to fit around your waist for ultimate comfort and mobility
- Perfect for recreational boaters, flat-water paddlers, stand up paddleboarders and anglers
- Includes a nylon outer shell and reflective graphics for increased visibility
- Inflation is accomplished via a "jerk to inflate" handle. Because it must be manually placed around the head after inflation? Recommended for accomplished adult swimmers
UNDERDOG PET VEST, WEST MARINE, $44.99
- This vest is unique because the floatation is under the dog which keeps the dog buoyant and comfortable.
- Supports a natural swimming angle for the dog.
- Contains mesh for cooling and a leash attachment.
OFFSHORE AUTOMATIC INFLATABLE LIFE VEST WITH HARNESS, WEST MARINE, $219.99
- Lightweight and comfortable, designed to wear all day long.
- "No pinch' neoprene collar and conforming cut that drapes naturally below the neck.
STEARNS KIDS PUDDLE JUMPER DELUXE PFD, $29.99
- Coast guard approved.
- Fun, comfortable design that kids love to wear!
- Non-chafing, offers excellent stability and free range of motion in the water.