The Carefree Boater

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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 2019 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

Below are the latest featured articles.


The Gift That Keeps on Giving

  Real talk. It’s about the time of year when your hand-picked evergreen is decorated, and your logs are lit, cookies are in the oven…and the kids are about to make a big mess decorating them (but hey, it’s Christmas)! Giving gifts this time of year is so joyful and rewarding, and you’ve spent long […]

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Boating: A Teen’s Take

         Often when you picture kids out on the lake, you visualize your young ones strapping into their life jackets and packing up their water toys, or splashes and smiles as they enjoy the sun. Yes, the lake is the perfect activity for kids, but it actually happens to be one of my favorite ways […]

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How to Winterize a Boat: The Carefree Way

  You might be reading this article because you’re a boat owner, and you are already dreading the looming yearly task of winterizing your watercraft. Maybe you’re here because you’re new to boating and its maintenance, trying to get an idea of what this chore will look like both practically and financially. Well, we have […]

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Best Time of Year to Fish

The Carefree Boat Club is proud to announce a new addition to its diverse fleet. The 2018 Avalon GS CCF Fishing Pontoon has made its first appearance this season at Boone Lake. This beautiful twenty-three-footer makes for an excellent, fully-equipped fishing and cruising mate. If you’ve had less than optimal luck fishing in our deep-fried […]

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Boatgating: Tailgating with a Twist

Tailgating. The American football fan’s favorite pastime. Lucky for us, college football season is coming in hot, and right along with it-tailgating. This season-whether you’re yelling “Go Vols” or “Roll Tide” the Carefree Boat Club is ready to show you a unique twist on one of the greatest traditions today – boatgating! That’s right, the […]

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