Mike Needs Your Help Finding His Boat!

Missing Boat One of the coolest parts of this hobby is the vast amount of different boat makers out there. Of course one of the problems is if you had one of those small oddball... Read More »

Live-ish From West Coast Garage Tour And Symposiom. From Ron Stevenson

Karl Hoffman talks tranmissions. Here Karl is making sure it doesn't float away. Yesterday we got reports in from the West Coast Symposium. These type of events are a very important part of what the ACBS does. OK, OK, it’s also a great excuse to get together... Read More »

Woody Boater On Twitter!

Woody Twitter Around two years ago we secured the Twitter name Woody Boater, but honestly, left it alone. I felt that focusing on one thing well, seemed like a better strategy than trying to do... Read More »

Custom Water Ski Furniture. Dang, Why Didn’t I Think Of That? Thanks Ski – Daddle!

Very comfy! Every year I walk up to the vintage water skis for sale and think.. Self, these are cool. And then I move on, frustrated that all they would become is a prop used in... Read More »

Looking For Your Dream Boat?

Here is Chris Wises boat back in the day. Here at Woody Boater we get requests all the time to find grandmothers boats, or find out what sort of boat this or that is, but this weeks touching story on the Wise Boat... Read More »

Lake Dora 2014 Seen Through The Eye Of Alex Watson.

LAND! I SEE LAND! RIGHT THERE. I SEE LAND! Every year Alex goes around the show and captures wonderful moments that sum up the show in a wonderful way. And to think this is just one of Alex’s eyes, god only knows what... Read More »

Pumpkin Goes Woody Boating!

Woody Gal takes her first ride on Pumpkin after the restoration. Woody gal is Larry's Cousin and donated Pumpkin to Woody Boater. This past week at Lake Dora was one of the best shows in years. Yes, it rained, it poured, but thats not what the show is all about for us at Woody Boater, its... Read More »

Cherup – Wise Boat Co. Woody Boater Boat Of The Month And Our Pick For Top Boat Of The Sunnyland 2014 Show.

Christopher Wise and the boat his great grandfather built. Many of you may gasp a bit at our unusual pick of this months Woody Boat of the Month and Winner of our Sunnyland Boat of the Show. Her varnish job is shot, bottom... Read More »

Neither Rain, Nor Snow, Can Keep Us From Having A Crap Load Of Fun!

Alex Watson, M-Fine, Chris Wise at the helm, and the Ramsys all out on The ultimate Patina Queen! Well, yesterday had it all. The day started out OK, a bit chilly, and then the storm hit. The Sunnyland gang made the call, to just ride it out and that was the right... Read More »

Big Storm Hits Lake Dora

20140329-133153.jpg It’s here the big storm we all feared. The good news is that it’s about done and going to be sunny and nice afterwards. In the meantime we are in the shelter. Wooohooo Read More »

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Stylish thing to do

The all new 2014 VARNISHERS shirt. In Red Wine for the show ONLY.

Arrive To Lake Dora Naked! We’ve Got You Covered!

Drum roll please… This years two new designs are in and ready for shipping to..FLORIDA. That’s right like every year, you can only buy...

Destination
of the Month

Alex Watson, M-Fine, Chris Wise at the helm, and the Ramsys all out on The ultimate Patina Queen!

Neither Rain, Nor Snow, Can Keep Us From Having A Crap Load Of Fun!

Well, yesterday had it all. The day started out OK, a bit chilly, and then the storm hit. The Sunnyland gang made the call,...

Woody Boaters
of the Month

Jim, please don't take this wrong.. But your grandmother is HOT!

My Grandparents Steelcraft – by Jim Hilton

Fellow Woody Boater Jim Hilton sent us in this nice story of his grandparents Steelcraft the other day, in the email he said he...

Woody Boat
of the Month

Christopher Wise and the boat his great grandfather built.

Cherup – Wise Boat Co. Woody Boater Boat Of The Month And Our Pick For Top Boat Of The Sunnyland 2014 Show.

Many of you may gasp a bit at our unusual pick of this months Woody Boat of the Month and Winner of our Sunnyland...

Woody Boater
Very Good Thing to
do of the Month

Tommy talking to a class at the great Lakes Boat Building School

Tommy Mertaugh Memorial Scholarship Fund At The Great Lakes Boat Building School.

Late yesterday we received this note from The Great Lakes Boat Building School and E. James Mertaugh family regarding a new scholarship in the...

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