Woody Boater Header, Ad, and Poster Image Wins Major Photography Recognition.

I love the page layout.Note the lady on the left  looking at our gal, and the guy below looking up! Genus layout. In the field of marketing, Communication Arts magazine (CA Magazine) is considered the gold standard of publications. To be featured in the magazine is a carrier goal for many. And once a year the... Read More »

Woody Boater Asks. Why Are U22′s Going Up In Value, When Chris Craft Made Over 2,000 Of Them?

Don Ayers captured "Encore" out on Lake Tahoe! Thanks to fellow Woody Boater Alex Watson for asking the question on top of folks minds.. OK, maybe its just me. But Alex asks it in a fun way. Why? Just Because I suppose.... Read More »

More Partytime From Port Orchard.

Oh look! Another party! Ron Stevenson sends in more pics from the big 25th Chris Craft Rendezvous out at Port Orchard. It should be called the Chris Craft Cruiser party from what we can see here. And of... Read More »

Why Did We Disconnect The Woody Boater Connection?

dis Connected If you are paying attention, and really who is? You might have noticed that the New Woody Boater Connection is gone.. Gone despite our fellow Woodyboaterites wanting it. So why? Well.. It kept... Read More »

More Photos In From The 25th Chris Craft Rendezvous

Well, someone is having a good time! Thanks to Ron and Tim for sending in photos and report in from this years Chris Craft Rendezvous in Port Orchard Washington, with over 100 cruisers there.. And Two runabouts.   Read More »

The 25th Annual Chris Craft Rendezvous Officially Starts!

If the cruisers Rock'n? Thanks to fellow Woody Boater Ron Stevenson we get transoms today! As Ron reports.. “The Chris Craft Rendezvous officially starts today and runs through Sunday. Almost 100, that is ONE... Read More »

Tonka Marine Service Truck & Trailer With Boats!

tonka marine truck For those of you into this sort of stuff, this could be a fun find on ebay. Although priced on the high side. It is a cool toy. I am not sure if... Read More »

The Handy Randy Show Covers The 39th Portage Lakes Antique & Classic Boat Show

Screen Shot 2014-07-09 at 8.44.51 PM Got 15 minutes to kill?  Well Handy Randy is your man! He is handy that way. Oh sure in internet time 14 minutes is Gone With the Wind long! But hold on Mr... Read More »

Troy Reports In From Lake Cobbosseecontee!

We met at the Hippler estate at 9 AM for coffee and donuts. Thanks to long time fellow Woody Boater Troy, who sent in this nice report from Maine. And no ones wearing sausage links! ! Take it away Troy, So you asked to day “HOW WAS YOUR 4TH?”.... Read More »

Today Woody Boater Has Gone To the Dogs! Again.

Oreo goes swimming. Kinda Woody Barker, Woofy Boater, what ever you call Woody Boater today, it’s gone to the dogs, our best pals, and sea buddys that seem to always be ready to go for a cruise no... Read More »

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Speedboat Outlaws in stock, in your size and in style!

Woody Boater Store Is Open, New Stuff In Stock.

This years 2014 summer look, is now available to the throngs of fashionistas. Thats right, now you can wear, were, where the latest in...

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What Are Our Boats? By Alex Watson.

Have you ever stopped and added it all up:  the pleasures of owning and operating a classic wooden boat, minus the costs...

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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...

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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...

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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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