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Guilford Boat Yards
230 Water St.   Guilford, CT   06437
203 453-5031 800 590-8754 (CT only) Fax 203 453-4313
www.guilfordboat.com boatyard@cshore.com

 

Fall 2018

 

Guilford Boat Yards

 

 

NEW LOWER SALES TAX ON BOAT MOTOR AND TRAILER PURCHASES IN CT

After much debate in Hartford and much hard work by our trade association representatives, we are excited to announce that the sales tax for boat, motor and/or trailer purchases has dropped drastically to 2.99% making purchasing a new boat more affordable than ever.

 

FUN IN THE SUN WITH OUR DAILY BOAT RENTALS

The Triumph 195 Center Console with a 150 HP Mercury 4 stroke outboard is our most popular rental yet.

Is your boat in for repairs? Just want to try a 17 or 19 boat to see if you like it? Need a boat for tubing? Fishing?

We have both a 17 and 19 available for rent 7 days a week, for half or whole days through mid October.  Boat rental monies can be credited toward the purchase of a new boat. .

 

BRAND NEW ALUMACRAFT BOATS IN STOCK AND READY FOR THE WATER

We keep a variety of Alumacraft boats in stock and ready to go. Alumacraft is now offering dash panel options in place of analog gauges and woven vinyl flooring in the larger deep V boats.

This year also brought new paint colors and Springfield seats for added comfort and convenience.

 

OUR MECHANICS ARE NOW EVEN MORE TECH SAVY

We up graded the computers in our service department and will be work through the winter with both our new and old Techs to complete additional Mercury/ Mercruiser certifications. We pride ourselves that Guilford Boat Yards if one of only a few locations with Certifiied Mercury Outboard technicians in the State.
 

MERCURY OUTBOARDS IN STOCK AND READY FOR YOU TO REPOWER

Mercury has MANY new Engines this season Check out our prices! If you plan to repower your boat ask us about the RePower financing for Mercury outboards.

 

EZ LOADER TRAILERS IN STOCK

EZ Loader trailers - Let us help find the best trailer for your boat.

 

NAVIGATION AND BOATING CLASSES IN OUR AREA

USCG Auxiliary Guilford will teach Navigation courses Monday Oct. 22, 29 & November 30 in Hamden, and Tuesday Nov. 13, 20, & 27th at Guilford Community Center.

About Boating Safely classes will be on Thurs. Oct 11 & 18 in Guilford, Thurs. November 8th & 15th in Hamden and Thurs. September 20th & 27th in Madison.

To register for classes in Guilford Call 458-8068 or on line at www.guilfordparkrec.com. Contact Madison Beach and Recreation to register for Madison. Contact hamdenadulted.com for Hamden.

 

FAULKNERS ISLAND ANNUAL OPEN HOUSE

Saturday Sept. 8, 9am-3pm - private vessels are welcome to anchor, west of the Island, but not allowed to land. Water taxi service is available (Ch 68 VHF).There will be no Ferry transportation. Kayaks, canoes, dinghies and other small vessels will be permitted to beach their crafts just north of the island boat basin from 9am to 3pm

Visit www.faulknerslight.org for more information.

 

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