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The Very Best Boating Magazines, Ranked  

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If you love spending the day on the water, you may be on the hunt for some good boating magazines to help you learn more about your favorite hobby. Whether you just bought a boat or have been sailing for years, there are plenty of quality publications out there to teach you tips and tricks on making the most of your time on the water or at the dock. Below, you'll find a ranked list of boating magazines to help you select the right publication for you. 

There are plenty of popular magazines out there about boats and sailing. Boating Magazine has been sharing information with boating enthusiasts since it debuted in 1966. Along with reviews of new models, Boating Magazine also features information on making DIY repairs. Cruising World Magazine includes features on sailing, charters, and travel. If you own a specific type of boat, like a yacht or a speedboat, you can find a niche magazine like Yachting. Vote up the best boating magazines below and feel free to add any great publications worth a monthly subscription! 

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Boating Magazine is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Very Best Boating Magazines, Ranked
Boating Magazine
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Cruising World is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Very Best Boating Magazines, Ranked
Cruising World
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Power & Motoryacht is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Very Best Boating Magazines, Ranked
Power & Motoryacht
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Boat Trader is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Very Best Boating Magazines, Ranked
Boat Trader
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Boat International is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Very Best Boating Magazines, Ranked
Boat International
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Yachting is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Very Best Boating Magazines, Ranked
Yachting
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Pontoon & Deckboat is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Very Best Boating Magazines, Ranked
Pontoon & Deckboat
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Lake Erie Living is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Very Best Boating Magazines, Ranked
Lake Erie Living
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National Fisherman is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Very Best Boating Magazines, Ranked
National Fisherman
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Salt Water Sportsman is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Very Best Boating Magazines, Ranked
Salt Water Sportsman
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Good Old Boat is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Very Best Boating Magazines, Ranked
Good Old Boat
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Sail Magazine is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Very Best Boating Magazines, Ranked
Sail Magazine
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Boat Planet is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Very Best Boating Magazines, Ranked
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Marlin is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Very Best Boating Magazines, Ranked
Marlin
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Blue Water Sailing Magazine is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Very Best Boating Magazines, Ranked
Blue Water Sailing Magazine
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Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Very Best Boating Magazines, Ranked
Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors
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Florida Sportsman is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Very Best Boating Magazines, Ranked
Florida Sportsman
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Showboats International is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Very Best Boating Magazines, Ranked
Showboats International
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Soundings is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Very Best Boating Magazines, Ranked
Soundings
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Ocean Navigator is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Very Best Boating Magazines, Ranked
Ocean Navigator