LeBlanc: Be respectful of others at boat launchs

A few weeks ago I addressed folks backing boat trailers that I witnessed over Fourth of July weekend, and I have to admit I saw some excellent examples of drivers who knew what they were doing. I also saw some folks that reminded …

LeBlanc: Backing up a boat trailer can be a challenge

I have hit the subject of backing a boat trailer before, but after watching boaters attempting to launch their boats Fourth of July weekend at one of the marinas, I can see that subject could use a little more attention.

LeBlanc: Think boat safety this Memorial Day weekend

For any who may not know, Memorial Day is a holiday that started after the Civil War. It is observed on the last Monday of May, honoring the men and women who died while serving in the U.S. Military.
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LeBlanc: Real boaters are a special group

You know folks, real boaters love their sport and the water. They like the feel of the wind and the spray blowing into their faces as they go out on the water whether it’s saltwater or freshwater, power boat or sailboat it doesn’t…

Lake Conroe Boat Show 2022

Come to the show at Papa’s on the Lake February 3-6.Thursday and Friday: 10AM to 7PMSaturday: 9AM to 7PMSunday: 10AM to 5PM

LeBlanc: A few interesting and useful boating items

Once again, I have come upon a couple outdoor products that are new to me and I thought that today I would pass some on to you as I found them interesting.
Anything you put on a boat will rust, rot, or corrode a…

LeBlanc: Summer is here, time to get the kayak out

Summer is here and it is getting a little warm so I have a suggestion that will help you enjoy the season and that is to take a look at the paddling trails that are available to us by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department and…

LeBlanc: A look at some new boat accessories

No boat shows this year can eliminate the adventure out of looking around at all of the new goodies for our boats that we love to look at, dream about, and try and figure out how we can afford to make out boats more user friend…

LeBlanc: Tips to prepare your boat for winter

Here we are faced with some cold weather for a few days and some boaters will be thinking about putting their boats away for the winter. And if you are in that group, you need to keep in mind that there is a right and a wrong w…

LeBlanc: Fourth of July is a big boating weekend

The Fourth of July is here already and we have once again passed the half-way mark for another year. As is normal, the days have started to get shorter by about five minutes a day until the winter solstice, which is Dec. 21. Fo…