As you plan to take your boat out on water, trailering and launching your boat can be quite a daunting task. If you have not had a lot of practice with this process, read our tips below on how to trailer, launch and retrieve your boat.
A properly selected trailer supports the boat appropriately, makes towing safer and enables easy loading and unloading of the boat. Below are some of the guidelines to adhere to:
Once you have reached the boat ramp, prior to launching your boat in the water, make sure that you handle the last-minute preparations, including:
Now that you are ready to launch, get your vehicle and boat in line at the boat ramp and follow these steps:
Having enjoyed your day on the water, it is time to bring the boat back to the ramp and load it on the trailer. This process is very similar to the launch process, just in reverse.