Category Archives: Sweetwater Boats Blog

Godfrey Pontoon Spring Pre- Boat Launch Checklist

Pre Boat Launch Checklist The long winter is over and spring is here, it’s about time to launch your Godfrey Pontoon boat back in the water. But are you ready? With many months of inactivity a lot of essential items may have been misplaced or out-of-date from last spring! Follow our handy pre-launch check list […]

How To Launch & Retrieve Your Godfrey Pontoon Boat

With the exception of docking, the one part of trailer boating that strikes the most fear in the hearts of new boaters has got to the launch ramp. Sure, it can be stressful the first few times, but here’s the good news: As long as you follow these easy tips, launching and retrieving your boat […]

What To Do When You Run Aground

It’s not if…it’s when. No matter how prepared you are, no matter how alert you are, no matter what your chart plotter/sonar/depth gauge says, one of these days, you’re going to come to an abrupt stop against your will. And if it hasn’t happened yet, you just wait. But it doesn’t have to be the […]

Is Your Boat Ready For The Water?

You’ve spent all winter dreaming about getting your boat back in the water. But are you really ready? Some of the things you may take for granted once the season is under way have a way of getting misplaced, out-of-date or run down during those months of inactivity. So what’s the best way to make […]