Buyer Guides

Boating Scout’s Buyer Guides show you the best boats, motors, and accessories are so you are always getting the best value.

We break down everything from the best Jon boats, outboard motor stands, and even accessories for your pontoon.

Best Outboard Motor Stands Buyer Guides

Best Outboard Motor Stands

I’ve tested some of the most popular outboard motor stands and have come away with some great recommendations based on what I think makes the best outboard motor stands.

Best Pontoon Boat Accessories Buyer Guides

Best Pontoon Boat Accessories

From adding durability to make sure your pontoon lasts for years to come to decking it out with recreational add-ons like inflatable toys, rod holders, boat grills, and more, explore the 10 best pontoon boat accessories below.

Deck boat versus pontoon boat Buyer Guides

Deck Boat vs Pontoon Boat

Pontoon Boats have been growing in popularity for the last couple of decades. Now a new type of boat has started to replace sales of pontoon boats. These new boats are referred to as Deck Boats.

Boat Insurance Buyer Guides

Boat Insurance: What It Costs and Why You Need It

Boat insurance is a contract between boat owners and insurance carriers that protects the boat owners from any financial losses if there is an accident or a natural disaster that causes damage to the boat.

Cost of Boat Ownership Buyer Guides

Breaking Down the Cost of Boat Ownership

the price tag on your dream boat is not The only cost of boat ownership. There are quite a few other expenses, some upfront, and some ongoing costs, you’ll need to be aware of before bringing your new boat home.

Buying a Pontoon Boat Buyer Guides

Buying a Pontoon Boat: Everything You Need to Know

Are you interested in buying a pontoon boat? If so, continue reading and we’ll walk you through everything you need to know.