Our Blog - Boating

Should I have my boat surveyed? 11.14.17

When purchasing a used boat we are commonly asked, do I need to have a boat survey? A boat surveyor is a fact-finder employed to go over a boat with a magnify glass, find out what’s needed and what’s not, and through careful scrutiny help the buyer make a decision Read more

Chaparral Rumors 9.01.17

Fay’s Boat Yard would like to address the rumors of Fay’s Boat Yard no longer being a Chaparral Boat dealer here on Lake Winnipesaukee. We are disappointed to confirm that this is indeed true. Fay’s Boat Yard has been a dealer for Chaparral Boats for 34 years on the lake Read more

Fall Boating and Paddling Tips 8.19.15

The end of summer and beginning of fall doesn’t mean it’s the end of the boating season. In fact, with beautiful fall foliage, crisp, cool air and fewer crowds, many people feel autumn is the best time of year for boating. But colder water and shorter days can make problems Read more

Anxiously Awaiting “Ice-Out” 4.09.15

Everyone in New England has their own signs of spring that they look for. Some get excited when they see the first robin. For others, it’s the sight of tulips emerging from the ground. For us in the Lake Winnipesaukee region, we excitedly wait for “Ice-Out.” Ice-Out is the first Read more

Spring Launch Forms 3.16.12

It's the time for 2012 Spring Launch! Download your form here: 2012 Powerboat Spring Launch Form 2012 Sailboat Spring Launch Form

Spring Launch Forms Now Online! 3.07.12

Click here for Powerboat Spring Launch Form   Click here for Sailboat Spring Launch Form 

Join us at the Great Northeast Boat Show 3.06.12

  Join us at the Great Northeast Boat Show in Milton, NH from March 30-April 1. We will be showcasing: Achilles Inflatables Catalina Yachts Chaparral Hobie Laser Precision Vanguard Sailboats Walker Bay