Ontario Boating Regs & Tips For PWC Riders

Ontario Boating Regs & Tips For PWC Riders

Many riders don’t know what Ontario boating regs apply to personal watercraft. The safe answer is: all the same rules that apply to every small powered vessel in every province. But based on the many questions I get from PWC riders, many still express some areas of uncertainty or misunderstanding. This is chancy, because in my experience marine patrols …

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Avoid Getting Lost on A Sea Doo Tour

Avoid Getting Lost on A Sea Doo Tour

How do you avoid getting lost on a Sea Doo tour? Too many personal watercraft riders stick close to home for fear of losing their way on the water. This concern is understandable for the inexperienced, uninitiated and unprepared. That’s because, unlike with other recreational powersports, there is no trail network. There are no directional signs or intersection maps. …

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Riding Challenges To Avoid On Ontario Sea Doo Tours

Riding Challenges To Avoid On Ontario Sea Doo Tours

Among Ontario’s interconnected waterways, recreational boaters will find riding challenges to be aware of or avoid. By riding challenges, I mean locations that may look easy to navigate on a Google map or marine chart. But in reality, they are not. So I’ve compiled this list of riding challenges. Hopefully, it will help make navigating your jet ski, waverunner …

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Globalstar GSP-1700 Satellite Phone Product Review

Globalstar GSP-1700 Satellite Phone Product Review

Why do you need a Globalstar GSP-1700 Satellite Phone for Sea Doo riding? Many Sea Doo tours cruise along populated waterways in areas where cell service is readily available. That being said, service is primarily targeted to places where the most people live travel and work. So it’s not unusual for experienced Sea Doo riders and beginners to discover …

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Spring High Water Warning Tips for Jet Ski Riders

Spring High Water Warning Tips for Jet Ski Riders

Melting snow and seasonal rains often result in spring high water advisories. And sometimes, flood warnings. Sea Doo, jet ski and Waverunner personal watercraft operators prepared and eager to get out for their first ride of the season need to be aware of how these conditions may affect their riding and take appropriate precautions. Not the least of these …

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