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Boating Around: Some Great Nearby Lakes To Visit This Summer

With Denver’s fast-growing and busy conurbation, it can be hard to believe when we tell people that this area has some of the best boating grounds of any big city in the country. But it’s true! Whether you trailer your boat north, south or up into the Rockies, it doesn’t take long to find one […]
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Safe Boating – There’s a Week for That!

Please come see us during National Safe Boating Week, May 18-24, or anytime during the boating season and we’ll help you make your boat safe for you and your family.
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20 Years Educating Women About Boating

It was 20 years ago–2004–when Nancy Smith, co-owner of Colorado Boat Center obtained her certification to teach a class called “Women Making Waves” from the Genmar Boat company.  In that first year, and every year since, applications from CBC customers have sold out.
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Check Out the Regal LS4: Customized for Fun!

We know a lot of our customers are looking for a sporty boat for skiing, boarding or wake surfing on the waters of Horsetooth Reservoir or Lake Granby.  If that’s you, the LS4 and LS4 Surf models from Regal Boats are worth a look. Regal claims that there are one million different ways to customize […]
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Spring Training: Getting Your Boat Ready for the Season

It’s also the time to start getting your boat ready for the upcoming summer season. Boat owners know that time is measured in two segments: boating season and winter. And they know that their boats need some maintenance and attention whenever each season comes around.
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THE INs AND OUTs OF BOAT MOTORS

Boat buyers can choose from outboard engines, inboard engines, sterndrive engines and jet drive engines. Let’s take a look at each one.
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Financing and Insuring Your Boat: A Primer

You found the boat of your dreams! Congratulations! That’s exciting. Now what? Now you have to figure out how to pay for it! That means sifting through all the options on boat financing, checking on the best boat loan interest rates, selecting a lender, applying for a boat loan and securing the money. If you […]
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Cooking Aboard: Planning Dinner on the Boat

The idea sounds great: Let’s invite the Smith’s out on the boat for an afternoon cruise, anchor over in the cove and cook up a nice dinner! At first glance, a great idea! But then comes the execution of that idea, and the logistical challenges start to add up. Food prep on your boat can be a rewarding, and delicious, experience, but it does take a little planning and forethought for it to come together. Planning to cook a meal on board doesn’t have to be daunting, but it does take a little preparation.
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What Makes Grand Lake Grand?

Grand Lake (and its nearby neighbors of Shadow Mountain Lake and Lake Granby) is Colorado’s largest and deepest freshwater lake, and a great place to trailer your boat for a day (or more) of fun.
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Attention Boaters: New Kill Switch Law Now in Effect

Boat owners and operators should be aware of a new federal law that went into effect on April 1. Those piloting boats less than 26 feet in length with more than 3 hp engines are now required to use their Engine Cut-Off Switch (ECOS) during most operations with their boat.
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Are You a Frequent Floater?

Our Frequent Flyer program is our Customer Rewards Program. Every time you make a purchase at our dealership you will instantly receive Loyalty Rewards Points which can be used to purchase store Gift Certificates!Our Loyalty Rewards program is completely automated and does not require you to carry a Loyalty Card or fill-out any application forms. Once you make a purchase at our dealership, you will instantly receive an e-mail informing you of all the points you earned and how to redeem those points for a store Gift Certificate.
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