Ryan McVinney

C. Ryan McVinney is a film director, producer, writer, actor, boat captain, outdoor enthusiast and conservationist. He's currently the host and director of Boat Trader's award-winning Stomping Grounds TV show that explores boating culture across America. McVinney also directs and produces the documentary series Cult Classics and the extreme superyacht show LEGENDS for YachtWorld, as well the popular Factory Fridays video series for boats.com. He is a regular contributor to leading marine industry publications.
Best Boat Shoes In The World
A roundup of the best boat shoes on the market - great holiday gift ideas for boaters.
Black Friday Boating Gifts
Take advantage of Black Friday sales to buy the perfect gift for any boat owner.
Example of a basic boat bill of sale agreement and what it should contain.
Female Yacht Broker selling boat to Arab Man
A handy guide for preparing all the documents you'll need to sell your boat.
Nada Guide To Boat Values
Boat Trader provides information about NADA and pricing used boats.
Boat Price Checker Boat Trader
Boat Trader's Boat Price Checker is invaluable for sellers looking to price boats competitively.
Quad Mercury 600 HP V12 Outboard Engines
Boat Trader's recent seller survey reveals many boaters are opting to upgrade their current vessel.
Boating Superstitions
Ryan McVinney rounds up some strange boating beliefs for Halloween 2022.
Hurricane Isaac approaches the Gulf Coast in 2012. There's little time left to prepare at this point. Photo courtesy of the National Hurricane Center.
Are you prepared for hurricane season? Now's the time to make your plan.
Boat Prelaunch Checklist
Whatever type of boating you're doing there are a few essentials everyone should have onboard.
Ryan McVinney covers some basic boating skills for new boaters.
How To Use A VHF Radio For Boaters
Ryan McVinney explains basic VHF radio communication for recreational boaters.
Chicago Fireworks Display 2022 On Chicago River
The best 4th of July boat party destinations across America.
pathfinder 2600 hps
Finding the perfect Hybrid Bay Boats For Inshore and Offshore Fishing in Southern Florida.
Flats Skiff Flats Boat Maverick HPX-V 17
Explore backcountry fishing onboard flats boats and bay boats.
Boats In A Marina.
A roundup of some of the best boat builders in the boating world in 2022.
SLIPS N1X Antifouling Boat Paint
Choosing the right bottom paint will help protect your hull from marine growth.
for sale on Boat Trader by Water Werks Boat
In this guide we cover Jon boats and what makes them ideal shallow, freshwater fishing boats.
Mako Pro Skiff 19 CC Center Console Fishing Boat
Lookin for an affordable fishing boat? The Mako Pro Skiff 19 CC is hard to beat.
Boating Industry names the top 100 boat dealers in the country for 2021.