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Here’s How Technology is Changing the Way We Boat 

In today’s world, technology is always at our fingertips. Companies are opting to allow employees to work remotely from anywhere in the world, social media has become a source for news outlets, and cars are starting to drive themselves. If our ancestors were still alive to see these technological advancements for themselves, they wouldn’t believe … Continued

2021 Rockfish Tournament 

Morningstar Marinas and the Rotary Club of Mathews present 2021 Rockfish Tournament TWO DAY TOURNAMENT Saturday & Sunday | December 11th & 12th $175 per boat of 4 Anglers, $25 for each additional Angler One fish per day, per division, per boat. Weigh-in by boat or road 50 BOAT LIMIT HEAVIEST 2 FISH WINS – … Continued

The Importance of Developing a Comprehensive Boat Maintenance Checklist 

Much like your other vehicles, routine maintenance is a crucial part to keeping your boat running smoothly throughout the season. Some things must be checked and dealt with on a weekly or monthly basis, while others should be done at the beginning or end of the boating season. Boat owners who consistently follow a maintenance … Continued

McLean Lake Wylie Mini Update 

Exciting things are happening at our newest marina!  Morningstar Marinas McLean is located in beautiful Belmont, NC on Lake Wylie, right off the lake’s main channel.  We have already begun leasing our wet slips and are eagerly awaiting the certificate of occupancy for our two new dry stack buildings.  This brand-new marina will have it … Continued

Little Creek Mini Update 

What an incredible season this has been at Little Creek!  With Labor Day coming up, we wanted to take a moment to thank our boaters for another great summer on the water and look forward to some great boating weather this fall. If you haven’t been by the marina lately, you’re missing out on some … Continued

Preparing for Your Next Transient Boating Adventure 

Fall is quickly approaching, forcing boat enthusiasts to start thinking about the winterizing and storage process that lies ahead for their beloved vessels during the chillier months. But for many, October and November mark the beginning of a new adventure. Once hurricane season has passed, transients (also often nicknamed “snowbirds”) will begin their migration pattern … Continued

BoatCloud Tips 

Please read the following tips to help you make the most of our BoatCloud platform! Tips:   All launches to the water must be scheduled via the Boat Cloud app.  Customers must depart the launch dock within 20 minutes of their scheduled launch time.  Any vessel left in the water in the designated, “Launch Zone … Continued

Summertime Fun 101: Boating Safety Basics 

It’s summertime, which means the water is looking even more welcoming than usual. Any sunny day offers the perfect excuse for spending a day out on the water, particularly for boat owners. While a perfect day out on the lake or sea seems like a relaxing endeavor, the truth is that there are a lot … Continued

Don’t Wait: Develop a Hurricane Preparedness Plan Today 

Maria. Andrew. Sandy. Michael. Katrina.  Do any of these names sound familiar to you?  While, yes, these are common names of loved ones, friends, coworkers, and acquaintances — they’re also the names of hurricanes that wreaked havoc across the United States in recent years.  Universally, all boat owners understand the urgency that comes when a … Continued

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