The tagline says it all: Southern Boating is more than a location; it’s a way of life! Boating is a lifestyle, and we’re here to show you how it’s done, the Southern Boating way. That means we care about the water that surrounds us, the people who support us, and the culture that fulfills us.
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Shallow Water Blackout and Electric Shock Drowning

Shallow Water Blackout and Electric Shock Drowning As the weather warms, it’s time for many of us to get back in the water. There are, however, risks....
Bontona Peninsula from Tom and Katia Bates

Tom and Katia Bates

Tom and Katia Bates Bontona Peninsula provides luxury waterfront living with a dock to match. Tom and Katia Bates made sure of that. Fort Lauderdale, Florida, is...
Horizon PC65

Horizon PC65

Horizon PC65 A savvy and experienced owner sets his sights on just the right kind of cruising yacht, and the Horizon PC65 delivers. Richard Alexander knows all...
Three Generations at Sands Brewing and Sands Beer

Beer is in the Blood at Sands Beer

A Family Legacy in Sands Beer A solid family legacy, a passion for the craft, and a commitment to hard work are how you can...
Whirlpools and Maelstroms from Southern Boating

Whirlpools and Maelstroms

Whirlpools and Maelstroms The myths and realities of whirlpools and maelstroms Violent maelstroms capable of pulling large ships under with all on board lost have been...


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Horizon PC65

Annual Haul Out Guide