News & Announcements

Announcements from Smithville Marine and the boating industry

Summer may be moving toward autumn, but there’s still time to go fishing and learn about the outdoors. The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) will offer several free programs in St. Joseph and Kansas City during August and September. MDC’s Discover Nature—Fishing program teaches newcomers the basics about how to catch fish, handle tackle, and where to go fishing. MDC programs in Kansas City will be held in Lee’s Summit and Blue Springs, and the programs in St. Joseph will […]
In the News Kent and Stacie, owners of Smithville Marine, attend Skeeter National Dealer Meeting [Details Below] The All-New Lowe Favorite Arrives at Smithville Marine [Details Below] Dennis, Sales Manager, accepts Lowe’s Award for Smithville Marine [Details Below] It’s time to make room for 2020 models! And, that means significant savings for you! There are plenty of hot, summer weekends still left in the boating season, and beautiful fall weekends of fishing and partying on the water are a few […]
The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) is adding more opportunities for visitors to enjoy programs during the weekends at the Anita B. Gorman Discovery Center, 4750 Troost Ave., in the heart of Kansas City. The Discovery Center will now be open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. every Saturday, beginning July 1. Previously, the Discovery Center was open two Saturdays every month. “We can now offer more programs on weekends when more people are free to attend,” said Stacey Davis, Discovery […]
Hybrid striped bass stocked by the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) at some northwest Missouri lakes are reaching a catch-and-keep size, if an angler can reel them in. Hybrids, a cross between white bass and striped bass, are one of the strongest fish swimming in Missouri waters. Most are small now, but they can in time reach a trophy size of 15 to 20 pounds. A six-year stocking program at smaller lakes is complete and will let biologists watch to […]
The Skeeter Demo Team will join Smithville Marine at Smithville Lake on Friday, June 7th and Saturday, June 8th to provide demo rides on Skeeter’s 2019 high-performance bass boats. If a new bass boat is in your future, you don’t want to miss this special event. Mark your calendar for our Skeeter  Demo  Day and Enter Our $500 Give-AwayPlus other gifts and prizes during Skeeter Demo Days! Location:  Smithville Laek — Crows Creek Boat Ramp Times:  Friday 11 a.m. – […]
As your family begins to head outdoors during the long-awaited spring season, you may encounter a variety of newborn animals. Though the young wildlife can pull on the heartstrings, and oftentimes appear to be abandoned, that’s usually not the case. The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reminds residents to avoid interfering with newborn or young animals as it can do more harm than good. Image: MDC encourages Missourians to leave young wildlife alone as helping them could do more harm […]
Reprinted from Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism News Good fishing spots can be hard to come by because anglers can be tight-lipped, so to speak, about their favorite fishing holes. However, the Fisheries Division staff at the Kansas Department Wildlife, Parks and Tourism (KDWPT) can’t keep a secret and they want nothing more than for you to catch fish, so they produce a couple of handy publications every angler should keep in their hip pocket: The 2019 Kansas […]
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March Boating News Mother Nature may still have a few surprises up her sleeve, and the lake water is very cold, but the warm thoughts of days on the lake must be on everyone’s mind. And, despite the cold and snowy winter, it has been an exciting time since the boat show in January – boat sales are brisk, so along with nearly 100 new high-performance bass boats, aluminum fishing boats, pontoons, and deck boats, we have a growing selection […]
New length and possession regulation is effective March 1 MDC has announced a regulation change for crappie fishing at Smithville Lake, effective March 1. Anglers will be able to keep 30 crappie, but no more than 15 over 9 inches long. The change will allow anglers to harvest more of the overpopulated black crappie in the lake, but it will also protect white crappie from overharvesting. Image courtesy of Missouri Department of Conservation The Missouri Department of Conservation on March […]
Smithville Marine has joined with Lund and Lowe boat manufacturers to provide current and former members of the U. S. Armed Forces with a special military discount on boat purchases. Lund Military Discounts Lund is offering discounts up to $1500 for Lund Boats purchased with the military family discount for active duty and veterans of military service. Service members can receive discounts* on many models from Lund. The dealer applies the discount at the time of sale. Additional information on […]
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