Are You Looking In Spokane On Craigslist For Boats?

There Are More Boat Selections in Spokane than Craigslist Boat Ads While residents of Spokane may look on Craigslist for boats (new or pre-owned) for use on the Spokane River, Lake Coeur d’Alene or other regional waterways and lakes, area residents have many other local options and selections for boat purchases.  The Hagadone Marine Group, [...]

Choose Select Grades Of Wood For Boat Building

Custom Wooden Boat Building at The Hagadone Marine Group North Idaho has excellent wood boat builders, who are expert designers and wooden boat restoration specialists.  At The Hagadone Marine Group, the premiere boat dealership in Pacific Northwest, we have a passion for design/build projects and classic wooden boat restorations.  We offer a wide range of [...]

Wood Canoes And Boat Rentals In Coeur D’Alene, Idaho

Tour the Idaho Panhandle with Wood Canoes or Luxury Boats North Idaho and Lake Coeur d’Alene are wonderful places to explore with wood canoes, wood boats or other watercraft.  The Hagadone Marine Group has three marinas in the area, a boat dealership and the Resort Boat Shop, a 25,000 square foot service facility in Post [...]

What To Look For In An Old Wood Boat For Sale

Boats can be built out of almost anything, however, historically, most boats have been built of wood. Wood combines strength and resilience in a lightweight, easily worked form. In many respects wood is ideal boat building material, due to its exceptional stiffness. Antique wooden boats benefit from wood’s remarkable structural properties, but traditionally constructed hulls can’t [...]

The Hull Differences Of Building A Wooden Speed Boat

When you are about to undertake building wood boats, the first thing you want to decide is the use of the boat. Perhaps a multipurpose boat is what you need, in which case it wouldn’t be specifically designed for any one function, but will perform well as a fishing boat, speed boat and recreational boat. [...]

For A Safe Vacation, Follow All Idaho Boating Laws

Follow Idaho’s Boating Laws for a Safe Visit to Lake Coeur d’Alene To have a great time (and a safe time) using newly purchased or rented Idaho boats on Lake Coeur d’Alene in Kootenai County, Idaho, or elsewhere in Idaho, be sure that you understand and know Idaho state boating laws and local county or [...]

The Hagadone Marine Group Designs and Installs Customized Boat Interiors

Lake Coeur d’Alene Area Experts Design Custom-Made Boat Interiors Expert boat builders and refinishers design and install custom boat interiors for restoration projects, new boats, or just to make an owner happy with a cruiser, speedboat, sailboat, yacht or other craft.  One of the best places in the Pacific Northwest to build, purchase or restore [...]

Custom Wood Boat Builders In Idaho Are Master Artisans!

Custom Wooden Boats Built for Individual Customers Now that you have decided to have a customized wood boat built, choose the Master Boat Builders from the Hagadone Marine Group (Coeur d’Alene, Idaho) to design and build your ideal sailboat, yacht, cruiser, deck boat, sloop, runabout, speedboat or other watercraft.  As your Idaho boat dealer, (Spokane [...]

Find Wood Boats In Idaho: Restorations And New Boat Construction

Choose the Pacific Northwest’s Premiere Boat Builders Although some people may not realize that North Idaho and Lake Coeur d’Alene area host to Master Boat Builders, you can indeed find the wood boats in Idaho that will exceed your grandest expectations.  The Lake Coeur d’Alene region is host to many boat dealers and marinas.  As [...]

Do the Chris Craft boat restoration; you’ll be glad you did

Like any wooden boat, a Chris Craft wood boat is susceptible to the natural elements. Wood is an organic material and will deteriorate when heavily influenced by sun and moisture. To what degree these vintage boats have degraded is dependant on how they were cared for. Unfortunately, because of their size and manufacturing location, most [...]