The Boating section of Recreation is intended for sites dealing with general boating as a recreational and leisure pastime. Sites are not listed directly under the Boating section, but should be submitted to the lowest appropriate section under Boating or the next level up, if no suitable section exists. Boating Recreation.
Boating is the leisurely activity of travelling by boat, or the recreational use of a boat whether powerboats, sailboats, or man-powered vessels (such as rowing and paddle boats), focused on the travel itself, as well as sports activities, such as fishing or waterskiing. (wikipedia)
- Wikipedia: Boating is the leisurely activity of travelling by boat, or the recreational use of a boat whether powerboats, sailboats, or man-powered vessels, focused on the travel itself, as well as sports activities, such as fishing or waterskiing. It is a popular activity, and there are millions of boaters worldwide.
- Boating Category
- Boats - A boat is a watercraft of a large range of sizes designed to float, plane, work or travel on water. Small boats are typically found on inland waterways or in protected coastal areas. However, boats such as the whaleboat were designed for operation from a ship in an offshore environment.
- Boat building - Boat building, one of the oldest branches of engineering, is concerned with constructing the hulls of boats and, for sailboats, the masts, spars and rigging.
- Messabout - A messabout is an event where a group of people get together to discuss and "mess about" in boats. The concept is not new but the name is. The term originated in April 1990 when Joe Tribulato organized the first such event with this name.
- Pleasure craft - A pleasure craft is a boat used for personal, family, and sometimes sportsmanlike recreation. Such watercraft are divided into two main categories: motorboats and sailboats. There are also rowboats and canoes.
- United States Coast Guard Auxiliary - The United States Coast Guard Auxiliary is the uniformed auxiliary component of the United States Coast Guard. Congress established the USCG Aux on June 23, 1939, as the United States Coast Guard Reserve. On February 19, 1941, it was re-designated the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary.
- Fiberglass WaterCar www
Fiberglass vehicle styled after the 2002 convertible Camaro body style. WaterCar. Includes specifications, photographs, and videos. WaterCar.
- Organization The International Amphicar Club www
Organization for owners of amphibious cars provides history, International Amphicar Club, convention information, discussion group, regional chapter links, and restoration and maintenance information. The International Amphicar Club.
- Offers National Boat Owners Association www
Offers members a variety of services including towing assistance programs, Boat Owners Association, boating insurance and equipment and charts. National Boat Owners Association.
- Club Tasman Bay Cruising Club www
Club for yacht and launch owners based in Nelson, Bay Cruising Club, New Zealand. Features information on club facilities, notice of races, results and details of local boating facilities. Tasman Bay Cruising Club.
- Boat Merrell Watercraft www
Boat plans and design information for amateur boat builders. Merrell Watercraft.
- Articles, Duckworks Magazine www
Articles, Magazine, columns, and homebuilding projects. By and for backyard boat builders. Duckworks Magazine.
- Offering River Thames www
Offering some information on the history and heritage of this river. Thames. Descriptions and pictures of some attractions and facilities along the river. River Thames.
- A Cruising the Canals and Rivers of Europe www
A monthly newsletter with articles and information on traveling the waterways of 14 countries of Europe. Cruising the Canals and Rivers of Europe.
- Classifieds, Boat Journal www
Classifieds, Journal, boater's library, marine services, boat life, and weather and tide information. Boat Journal.
- Organized SailingLinks www
Organized guide to sailing resources on the internet. SailingLinks.
- Free NavRules www
Free formal training program to learn the "rules of the road", NavRules, required of all boat operators. Internationally recognized Collision Regulations and US Inland Rules. NavRules.
- Provides International Regulations For the Prevention Of Collisions at Sea www
Provides free assistance in learning the International Regulations for the Prevention of Collisions at Sea (Col Regs/IRPCS) and includes links to relevant sites. International Regulations For the Prevention Of Collisions at Sea.
- Alexa: Boating Recreation
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Boating Recreation
- DMOZ: Boating Recreation
dmoz.org Directory: Boating Recreation