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Boating Information

Whether on the water for fishing, recreation or just plain relaxing there are some things everyone should know about boats and boating. From boating safety to getting the right prop for your boat, Lake-Link wants to help make your next venture out on the water a safe and enjoyable one.

Outboard Buying Tips

If you're in the market for an outboard motor, whether it's a high-performance outboard for a bass boat or a small h.p. portable outboard used as a kicker on a walleye boat, the cheapest price isn't necessarily the best buy. Get some tip on how to choose the best outboard for your boating application.
Boating Courtesy

Boating Courtesy

Courtesy on the water is something every boater should practice. Unfortunately many boaters don't. Read Captain Ted's top 10 failures of boating courtesy.

The Right Prop

Getting the performance out of your boat just may start at the back end of the boat. Learn about what the right prop can do for your boat by propeller expert Brett Anderson owner of BBlades Professional Propellers.

Know Your Bouys

The traffic signs of the water, buoys and markers, are important information for the boater. These waterway signs help the boat operator identify danger areas and restricted zones.

Boating Safety

Coming home safe is part of a great day on the water. Here are some things every boater should know:

Boats/Motors For Sale

Check out more Boats & Motors for sale in Lake-Link's Trading Post.
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2004 Bennington 2250RFS
Engine: 2004 Honda BF115 Factory Installed Accessories: Mooring Cover Tilt Steering AM/FM/CD Stereo Depth Guage Volt/Trim/Tach/Fuel Guages Bucket Helm Seat Console Courtesy Light Boarding Ladder Cockpit Table Portable Cupholders x2 2 Deluxe Bow Buck...
Asking $19,995.00 
2004 Bennington 2250RFS
Added 13 hours ago
1985 18' Lund Tyee 5.5
1985 18' Lund Tyee 5.5 120 hp Mercruiser 2.5 liter 4 cylinder Inboard/outboard with power trim. Also have a spare prop. Runs & idles very well. Thruster bow mount trolling motor. Works but needs steering cable replaced. Single axle roller...
Asking $5,500.00 
 1985 18' Lund Tyee 5.5
Added 14 hours ago
2007STARCRAFT STARFIRE 1700 lum boat
2007 starcraft starfire 1700 fish and ski alum v boat with yamaha 80 hp four stroke outboard, new prop,walk through windshield washdown carpeting motor has low hours on it two fish locators one is a eagle fish elite with gps.minnkota trolling motor,e...
Asking $15,000.00 
2007STARCRAFT STARFIRE 1700 lum boat
Added 16 hours ago
1996 Yarcraft 1785 BT
1996 Yarcraft 1785 BT - boat is a 17 1/2 ' fiberglass tiller steer. Motor is a 1997 Mercury 75 hp tiller. Trailer is a Shoreland'r , 4 bunk w/keel roller . Additional equipment : Wave Wacker splash guards - Minnkota 6455 PD, 24 volt w/64 pound thrust...
Asking $5,800.00 
1996 Yarcraft 1785 BT
Added 17 hours ago
1998 Glastron GS185 SF
Motor - Volvo Penta SX Cobra 130 HP Trailer - Eagle Custom Bunk Factory Installed Accessories: Boarding Ladder Mooring Cover Ski Tow Eye Bimini Top 2 Fishing Seats Depth Finder Humminbird Fish Graph AM/FM Stereo Areated Livewell 24 V. Trolling Moto...
Asking $9,995.00 
1998 Glastron GS185 SF
Added 22 hours ago
1968 6hp Wards Sea King-Needs lower unit
My father had this motor for years and only used it a few times. He never checked the lower unit and it got water in it, cracked, and rusted the gearing pretty bad. As you can see from the pictures the power head is in GREAT shape. Runs like a top...
Asking $150.00 
1968 6hp Wards Sea King-Needs lower unit
Added Sunday Apr 26 at 6:41 PM
Sylvan Mirage 2225 22' 2009 Pontoon Boat
2009 Sylvan Mirage 2225 Pontoon Boat Runs and looks great. 22'3" $12,500 OBO 2005 Mercury 50hp 4stroke outboard w/power trim. 11 life preservers, 3 throw cushions Full cover Pop up changing room. Low hrs...
Asking $12,500.00 
Sylvan Mirage 2225  22' 2009 Pontoon Boat
Added Sunday Apr 26 at 5:13 PM
2011 Mercury Big Foot 9.9 hp Pro-Kicker
2011 Mercury 4 stroke Big Foot 9.9 hp Pro-Kicker 9.9ELHPB. Condition is like new. Came with a used boat I purchased but not needed for the fishing I do. Electric start, Long Shaft (20 in.), Handle Control and Power Trim. Big Foot option means 20% ...
Asking $2,250.00 
2011 Mercury Big Foot 9.9 hp Pro-Kicker
Added Sunday Apr 26 at 11:22 AM
2004 Tuffy Esox Magnum
2004 Tuffy Esox Magnum with 60 hp Mercury four stroke tiller, Tuff Trail drive on bunk trailer, 24 volt MinnKota bow mount trolling motor w/ deep cycle batteries, Lowrance electronics, spare tire, Down East rod holders, four seats, more....
Asking $9,500.00 
2004 Tuffy Esox Magnum
Added Saturday Apr 25 at 5:16 PM
14' Aluminum Boat
14' Aluminum Boat - this boats hull is in good shape. It is a light weight boat. This boat would be great for a small lake, river, or to keep at the cabin. I rewired the trailer last year....
Asking $300.00 
14' Aluminum Boat

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