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Boating is a fun and rewarding way to spend quality time with your family and friends. If you want to learn more about buying a new or used boat, check out our 2016 new-boat buying guide!
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If you want to learn more about Carefree Boat Club and "Boating Without Owning", click below and learn how you can enjoy the best boats on your favorite lakes, at a fraction of the cost of owning!
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Discover Boating Without Owning with Carefree Boat Club!
Carefree Boat Club is the ultimate boating lifestyle choice for you and your family. Not only will you save significantly over the cost of buying a new boat, but your choices of lakes and boats are nearly unlimited.

Boating is one of the best ways to unplug and spend real, quality time with your family and friends!

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The Latest from the Carefree Boater Blog

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Buy a Boat or Join a Boat Club?

If you’re like millions of other Americans, chances are you love boating and want to do as much of it as you can. As folks are considering how to ramp up their boating activity, they often come to one important question: Should I buy my own boat, or should I become part of a boat […]

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Explore Watauga Lake from these marinas

Watauga Lake is the best-kept secret of the Tri-Cities lakes! Its more remote location makes it much less used than the other lakes with pristine views and a mostly-undeveloped shoreline, most of which lies in the Cherokee National Forest. It’s also the second-biggest lake in the area after South Holston Lake with a large wide […]

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Many options for Boone Lake marinas in and around Johnson City

Boone Lake is one of the most popular lakes in the area due to its central location in Johnson City. The lake is a long, winding reservoir that extends into Piney Flats and the outer edge of Kingsport. Despite ongoing TVA work that has left the lake lower than usual as of December 2017, there […]

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Boat rentals and more at South Holston Lake

You can enjoy a day on South Holston Lake without investing in boat ownership! If you don’t own a boat or are selling the boat you have, rentals or boat clubs are a great alternative for your next adventures out on the water. Many of the marinas on South Holston Lake have boats and other […]

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Looking for a rental boat on Watauga Lake?

Spend your summer on Watauga Lake without investing in expensive boat ownership! Are you new to boating or tired of spending money on the boat you’ve got? Rentals or joining a boat club are great alternatives for exciting days on Watauga Lake with friends and family in spring, summer, or fall. Several of Watauga Lake’s […]

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