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Announcements from Smithville Marine and the boating industry

You’re the captain of your boat — or so the family lets you believe you make all the decisions! At Smithville Marine, you can be the captain, and your first decisions will be to design the boat that is perfect for your family — color, accessories, power, trailer.  All the choices, yours! Visit us today to custom-build the perfect boat.  Plus, order soon, and we can place your order with our stocking order for faster delivery! Start today PH 816-532-4000  […]
Fishing is fun, and the first steps to catching a fish are getting basic tackle ready to use and knowing where and how to present lures and bait in the water. The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) will offer a virtual fishing clinic via the internet at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 18. Instructors from MDC’s Kansas City and Northwest regions will cover topics such as tackle, casting, fish identification, regulations, and ethics.’ To pre-register by July 16, visit This […]
Maybe you can’t escape the heat, but you can make it part of a great escape and even greater family memories with a boat from Smithville Marine. Choose from one of our remaining 2020s or visit us today to select from a 2021, arriving later this summer. Or, custom order your boat with colors and accessories just for you!    (Availability of boats shown in image subject to prior sale.)
We don’t know the exact definition of the ‘dog days of summer.’ But if the heat and humidity are slowing down your summer outings, the July Nature’s Calling video from the Missouri Department of Conservation may be just the answer to renew your energy and get you (and your kids) back outside?  Get valuable tips and info about Fishing, Frogging, and Collared Lizards in this month’s Nature’s Calling —    (Images: MDC Nature’s Calling)
Feature for feature, the Stinger 175C is the angler’s choice! Experienced anglers know the importance of fold-down driver and passenger seats with center seating; a sporty side console helm with easy-to-read gauges puts you in complete control of the strong, reliable Mercury outboard engine—up to 60 horsepower. Stowaway all your gear in huge onboard storage spaces and speed to your favorite fishing spot— where a mouth-watering crappie and catfish dinner or your trophy bass awaits!
2020 will be a year none of us are likely to forget – for a lot of reasons. However, one of your best memories of 2020 can be celebrating the 4th of July on the water.  Select your new boat from Smithville Marine soon and we’ll have you on the water this Independence Day. (Photo by DreamSky from Pexels)
“I’ve spent as much of my life fishing as decency allowed, and sometimes I don’t let even that get in my way.” Thomas McGuane – American Outdoors Author Well, we aren’t sure how much fishing is decent — your spouse will clear that up for you. However, we have America’s finest aluminum fishing boats from Lund and Lowe ready to help you spend your time being proper on the water. (Please note that catalog images shown may include boats, […]
Where will you spend your summer! And fall! And spring! You can still find 40 great choices of new fishing boats, ski and fish boats, pontoons, deck boats, and runabouts at Smithville Marine. But, as they leave our showroom floor, they won’t be replaced until the 2021 models arrive at the end of summer. Make your choice today and be on the water! Shop Now
** $3000 Rebate Expires June 20, 2020 ** Tournament ready is an understatement. With the ZX250 our standards are our competitor’s options. Some great components of the ZX250 include: Humminbird® Helix electronics, 8′ Pro Series II Power-Pole, Minn Kota Fortrex trolling motor, and a dual axle Tuff Coated SkeeterBuilt® trailer with a swing away tongue. Shop Now
Did Memorial Day weekend wake up the boater in you? Is this the year to make boating a new family tradition? Visit Smithville Marine to visit with our sales professionals, and they’ll help you find the right boat to begin your scrapbook of family memories on the water.