Jet Ski Planning Tips for Sea Doo Tours

Jet Ski Planning Tips for Sea Doo Tours

Jet Ski Planning How To Tips For Your PWC Ride… Why do you need jet ski planning tips? Because as soon as you decide to move out of your PWC riding comfort zone to venture to an unfamiliar waterway, you need to be prepared. In fact, some would argue that getting ready for a self-guided Sea Doo tour is more important than the ride itself. Certainly I’ve found that the better prepared I am for a new destination, the more enjoyable it is. So here’s my step-by-step jet ski ride planner, with Ontario references, but universal advice… Jet Ski Planning Tips: Who’s Going? Knowing how many riders are going, how experienced they are and how new their personal watercraft (and …

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Sea Doo Docking Tips For How To Dock PWC Properly

Sea Doo Docking Tips For How To Dock PWC Properly

Learn How To Acquire Essential Skills for Sea Doo Docking… Why are these Sea Doo docking tips important? Because Sea Doo docking may be the trickiest manoeuvre experienced riders, beginners or renters need to accomplish on a watercraft. Sooner or later, everyone’s going to have to park their Sea Doo, jet ski or Waverunner personal watercraft at a dock, pier or wharf. Sometimes, it will be one you’re already familiar with, but on Sea Doo tours, you’ll encounter many different and unfamiliar dock locations and configurations. My Sea Doo docking tips can help make you a better docker and are also useful for going through locks and after you launch from a PWC trailer. Sea Doo Docking Operations & Etiquette Start becoming a better docker …

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Spring High Water Warning Tips for Jet Ski Riders

Spring High Water Warning Tips for Jet Ski Riders

Factors PWC Riders Must Consider In Spring High Water Conditions… Melting snow and seasonal rains often result in spring high water advisories and sometimes, flood warnings. Sea Doo, jet ski and Waverunner personal watercraft operators prepared and eager to get out for their first ride of the season need to be aware of how these conditions may affect their riding and take appropriate precautions. Not the least of these is to avoid operating your personal watercraft in water over flooded land. Generally, spring high water level is a good thing. Water tables rise, ground water gets replenished, waterways become more navigable, and more water’s available for everyone’s use and enjoyment throughout the summer and fall. But as with most anything …

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Top Reasons to Try Sea Doo Tours

Top Reasons to Try Sea Doo Tours

Discover Why You Should Use Your Sea Doo to Explore…  What are the top reasons to try self-giuded Sea Doo tours?  Did you know that the average PWC gets less than 20 hours of use each summer? Meanwhile, touring riders like myself regularly log a 100 hours or more on our Sea Doo, Jet Ski or Waverunner personal watercraft adventures in Ontario and throughout Canada. That’s because we don’t use our Sea-Doo watercraft for playing around the cottage. Instead, we ride a whole lot in plenty of different places, like my best river rides, top 10 day tours and favourite attractions. So if you’re an experienced rider like me on my Sea Doo GTX S 155, a beginner or a renter who’s ever wondered …

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Getting Ready To Sea Doo Ride For The Summer

Getting Ready To Sea Doo Ride For The Summer

How To Prepare For Your PWC Summer On The Water… How do experienced riders or beginners start getting ready for a Sea Doo ride or jet ski adventure? Many of us don’t live in climates warm enough to ride our personal watercraft year round. So for many of us, spring is when we start to look for more Sea Doo tips as we get ready for going on Sea Doo tour on Sea Doo, Jet Ski or Waverunner personal watercraft in Ontario and throughout Canada. My how to get ready Sea Doo preparations fall into three broad categories: the machinery, the riding gear and the destinations. Let’s take a look at each one… Getting Your Sea-Doo Ride Ready… My how to get ready machinery prep starts the previous …

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PWC Fuel Economy & Distance Per Tank

PWC Fuel Economy & Distance Per Tank

Learn How Far Can You Go On A Tank of Gas… As more riders get involved in jet ski touring, curiosity is growing about PWC fuel economy, jet ski fuel efficiency and range while riding Sea-Doo watercraft. I’m no rocket scientist, but I do a lot of Sea-Doo riding and have a pretty good sense of how far I can go on a tank of gas and what that PWC fuel consumption will cost me. Let me begin by suggesting that marine vessels in general don’t get as good fuel mileage as land vehicles. For example, I can go much farther on a fill up with my Ski-Doo Renegade Enduro 1200 4-Tec snowmobile than I can with my Sea-Doo GTX S 155 4-stroke watercraft (and …

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