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Prestige 420

Our Boat Test of the Prestige 420. 

The Prestige 420 flying-bridge motoryacht is the entry point in the Prestige Yachts line. As such this new family cruiser has many bigger yacht features, plus spirited performance and a surprising turn of speed.

Azimut 77S

Our Boat Test of the Azimut 77S. 

With an innovative engine setup, lots of luxuries, and fun performance attributes, the Azimut 77S proves the future is now.

Anchoring Basics

Anchoring may seem like a very basic thing, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t ways to get better at it. Fine-tune your anchoring skills here.

Teeth Dreams

A father reluctantly sets out to take his kids shark fishing and returns with a boatload of memories, and a changed mind.

Scout 420 LXF

Our first look at the Scout 420 LXF. In a field stiff with competition, the Scout has already made a splash. She’s billed as a “Luxury Sportfisher” and she certainly lives up to the name.

Huckins 45 Sportfisherman

Our Boat Test of the Huckins 45 Sportfisherman. 

Borrowing lines from a bygone era and a hullform used on PT boats, the Huckins 45 Sportfisherman moves the iconic brand into the future.

Sanlorenzo SL96

Our Boat Test of the Sanlorenzo SL96. 

The SL96 from Sanlorenzo is the culmination of a lifetime of boating for one owner, and not surprisingly, she’s got every single thing he could possibly want.

Palm Beach 52

Our Boat Test of the Palm Beach 52. The Palm Beach 52 offers an exceptionally smooth ride and excellent attention to detail. Check out what happened when we cruised her down through the Carolina Lowcountry.

Mangusta 165E

Our first look at the Mangusta 165E. This boat makes me wish that fate would bring the owner and me together at the exact moment when I would have the opportunity to save his life, so he’d be forever indebted to me and have to take me anywhere I wanted on his boat, as fast as I wanted.

How to Care for Davits and Cranes

Tenders make boating all the more fun. But getting small boats in and out of the water can be a hassle if your davit doesn't work well. Find tips to help you maintain your davits or crane here.

Know the Weather When You're Boating

While many boaters rely on a weather forecasts generated thousands of miles away, all the information you need to make good decisions may be right outside your window. Here's how to make the most of it.

Viking 75 Motor Yacht

Our Boat Test of the Viking 75 Motor Yacht. 

Viking’s 75 Motor Yacht—a cutting-edge cruiser with the engine room, performance, and soul of a salty convertible sportfisherman.

True North 34

Our Boat Test of the True North 34. 

A test of the True North 34 proves that while propulsion packages may change, good design is timeless.

Marlow 49E

Our first look at the Marlow 49E.

This is the perfect size boat for an ambitious cruising couple to cast off the lines and go live out some of their post-retirement dreams, sans captain.