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2022-09-23T12:01:27-05:00September 23rd, 2022|

Can I Take My Fishing Boat to Canada?

Fishing in Canada is a popular pastime during this season, and for good reason! However, with all the changes in restrictions over the past few years, it can be tricky to know which borders are open to visitors, even in our neighboring countries. If you plan to visit Canada by [...]

2022-09-15T11:16:01-05:00September 15th, 2022|

Interview with Fishing 411’s Mark Romanack

Boating is our life, and we love connecting with folks who feel similarly, especially anglers who make the water their life. Between his many projects, we recently caught up with Fishing 411’s Mark Romanack for thoughts on boating in cold weather, trolling for walleye, and the magic of antique duck [...]

2022-09-01T11:24:09-05:00September 1st, 2022|

Fresh Catch: The Best Fishing in Washington

Fishing in Washington is a glorious opportunity to soak up vistas and try your luck (or flex your expertise) catching plentiful fish populations. If you are a Washington resident or just next door in Idaho or Oregon, add these stops to your next fishing trip.  Making the Most of Fishing [...]

2022-08-08T13:04:40-05:00August 8th, 2022|

Be a Good Neighbor: Boating Habits You Should Avoid

Each boater has their own unique way of doing things. Many of us have traditions passed down for generations, and we like doing things our way. But following basic boat etiquette helps make life better for those around you. Boating Habits to Avoid at All Costs Unspoken waterway rules create [...]

2022-07-20T11:59:58-05:00July 20th, 2022|

8 Items That Belong in Every Boat Kit

If you’re an avid boater, it may have been a while since you re-evaluated your boat kit (otherwise known as a sea bag). If that sounds like you, now’s the time to empty your equipment out, clean what you have, and double check that these personal items are accounted for.  [...]

2022-07-13T17:29:37-05:00July 13th, 2022|

How to Remove Sunscreen Stains On Boat Seats

Shop Smooth Moves Seats   ‘Tis the season for summer fun and sunscreen. But while sunblock is great for our skin, the same can’t be said for our boats. If you’ve noticed sunscreen stains affecting your boat seats, our Smooth Moves team has a remedy to help them look [...]

2022-06-27T11:03:04-05:00June 27th, 2022|

The Best Fishing Spots in Minnesota

In the land of 10,000 lakes, there’s no shortage of fishing opportunities. With so many options, you might not know where to begin. Let’s dive into some of the best spots for fishing in Minnesota to help you plan your summer adventures. The Best Fishing Spots in MN One of [...]

2022-06-08T10:12:47-05:00June 8th, 2022|

Celebrate Father’s Day on the Water

Our fathers and father figures do so much throughout the year, and Father’s Day is a chance to spend quality time together, creating lifelong memories. Read our ideas for Father’s Day and plan a special day together at his favorite place: out on the water.  Father’s Day Activities on the [...]

2022-06-01T09:16:38-05:00June 1st, 2022|

Interview with a Fishing Guide: Captain Spencer Berman

One of our favorite things at Smooth Moves is connecting with fellow anglers and professional fishing guides. We caught up with Michigan-based Captain Spencer Berman to get a glimpse into his life on the water.  Interview with Professional Fishing Guide, Captain Spencer Berman  Smooth Moves: First off, tell us a [...]

2022-05-18T10:00:52-05:00May 18th, 2022|

Why You Should Avoid Overloading Your Boat (And How to Do Just That!)

As you prepare for a long day of boating, you might be tempted to bring lots of fancy fishing equipment and perhaps a couple of passengers aboard. But are you staying within your boat’s capacity limitations? And why is that important to do? Well, an overloaded or unbalanced boat can [...]

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