Archive for October, 2013

A Trusty Dock Box Can Make Your Fishing Excursions Easier

Written by Recreation Magazine on October 24th, 2013. Posted in Dock bumpers, Dock float, Personal watercraft platforms

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Do you spend the majority of your time boating or fishing on the lake? If so, you know the value of having a trusty dock box where you can store all the necessary tools and items you need for your time on the water. If you’re used to using a dock box made of plastic, you may have noticed that the color of the box tends to fade fast and that it isn’t particularly durable when dealing with the counteractive effects of water and heat over a period of time. You may consider the advantages of a fiberglass dock box instead.

Many fiberglass models are sold with a warranty designed to cover any damages sustained to the box for 15 years. That being said, dock boxes are sturdy, as they are capable of standing up to 70 mile-per-hour winds. And because they are made with technology that protects against ultraviolet rays,

Three Great Reasons to Go Hiking!

Written by Recreation Magazine on October 8th, 2013. Posted in Homepage

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Exploring your local hiking trails makes for great outdoor family fun. What’s better than getting the family out on a crisp Fall morning to get some exercise, reconnect with the beautiful, natural world, and maybe even do some outdoor family photography? Here are three reasons you should consider hitting your local hiking trails!

1. It’s healthy.

Going for a nice stroll on local hiking trails is great cardiovascular exercise. According to Discover Good, a nutrition site, “Engaging in mild to moderate intensity exercise is linked to improvements in lung capacity and increased cardiac function.” Not to mention the fact that cardiovascular exercise particularly burns fat well. Combined with good nutritional balance, hiking can lead to a significant loss of both fat and weight.