Announcements from Smithville Marine and the boating industry

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Smithville Marine Christmas and New Years Holiday Hours Service and Parts Departments Closed December 19, 2021 – January 3, 2022 Service and Parts Departments Will Close at 2 p.m. on Saturday, December 18, 2021 and will remain closed until 8 a.m. on Tuesday, January 4, 2022 Showroom, Watersports, and Boat Accessories December 21 – 23 Open 8 a.m. – 11 a.m.* December 24 – 27 Closed December 28 – 30 Open 8 a.m. – 11 a.m.* December 31 – January […]
The May issues of the Missouri Conservationist and Nature’s Calling video, both published by the Missouri Department of Conservation, are now available online. The May Conservationist features include: ~~ Seeking Catfish Dinner in Prairie Rivers – Fishing the prairie rivers in Missouri’s northern corners ~~ Tiny Tanks – Nine-banded armadillos are tough, tenacious … and everywhere (but mainly on the side of the road) ~~ Insects in Need – Global declines have local connections and opportunities The May Nature’s Calling […]
Picnicking, hiking, fishing the shallow water or wading along the bank. . . beaching the boat can be alluring. Here are ten tips from Discover Boating to protect your boat and your family. 1. Examine the shoreline — How deep is the water, and how quickly does it shoal? Is there a straightforward approach with no obstacles; this includes swimmers, tree stumps, and rocks? 2. Approach slowly — Never throttle hard to get the boat up onto the beach, even […]
Has your boat spent the last couple of boating seasons under a tarp, in the garage, or sitting in storage? If it’s time to sell your boat, let Smithville Marine help you get top-value by providing you with a professional sales staff supported by local and national advertising and specialized financing sources. Plus, we can provide the buyers with extended warranty protection, boat insurance, and warranty transfers on qualifying boats. Call or visit Smithville Marine today.
Are you getting your boat ready to hit the water? Sure, you are checking the mechanics — engine tune-up, fresh oil, running lights, etc.  And, don’t forget the cosmetics — it’s more than just cleaning! Protect your boating investment (and look great on the water) by conditioning and protecting your boat from summer wear, including the sun, suntan lotion, spilled food and drink — you get the drift.  All the things that are part of summer fun. ~~ You’ll find […]
Sweetwater pontoons offer a life-changing experience and a lifetime of memories at a fantastic value. Filled with the high-quality features and alluring amenities you would normally find on more expensive boats, these action-packed, affordable pontoons are perfect for any family who wants to spend time together on the water. ~~ Whether it’s fishing, cruising, watersports, or simply lounging in a secluded cove with friends, you’ll find the pontoon for your family at Smithville Marine.     
Looking for a boat to enjoy an early morning of fishing and an afternoon of family fun on the water? The Lund Impact is known for its amazing handling and ultimate fishing boat durability. The angler will find the latest storage design and electronics, while the family will find plenty of room for an afternoon of towing, skiing, or wake boarding with the ski pylon option on the XS model. Get the best of both boats in a perfect layout […]
Are you a Do-It-Yourself’er? We have the parts and supplies for you to get your boat water-ready. And, to be sure you don’t forget anything, here’s a Spring Start-Up Checklist to be sure you are ready for the water.  
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Smithville Marine is proud to join Lowe Boats as they celebrate their 50th anniversary of boat building.  Visit Smithville Marine today, online or in our showroom.  
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Our showroom is filling with 2021 boats from the leaders in the freshwater boating industry — Skeeter high-performance bass boats; Lund and Lowe aluminum boats; Sweetwater and Lowe pontoons; and, coming soon, Lowe’s ever-popular deckboat.