25 Knot Too Shabby Gift Ideas For Boaters

by Anna Baboval
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It’s never a bad time to look for gifts for boaters, because true boat people are always thinking about their next trip out (whether it’s in the ocean or lake). There is something freeing about driving out on the open water that creates a euphoric state that can’t be tamed. We think of it as the same feeling as flying down a hill on a sled when we were kids or sailing through the air on a swing — but owning a boat is grown-up fun. Even the kids can get in on the action as long as they’re wearing proper life jackets!

Boat owners are carefree and fun, while also being extremely intelligent about the environment and the world around them, and extremely responsible. A love of nature and the outdoors, science, and all things nautical embodies every boat captain. Tapping into any one of these character traits for gifting inspiration can yield plenty of options. We’ve compiled the ultimate boaters gift guide from the did-you-know-we-have-a-boat home decor to the must-have-on-deck gear and everything in between. We think each of these is a guaranteed invite aboard!

Best Gifts for Boaters

Cool Boat Gadgets

Gifts for New Boat Owner

Boat Warming Gifts

Boat Accessories Gifts

Gifts for Boat Captains

Fun Gifts for Boat Owners

Looking for more holiday gifting inspiration? Check out all of our gift guides to check everyone off your list!


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