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5 Tips for Planning Mother’s Day on a Boat

April 30 | 8 min Mother’s Day this year falls on Sunday, May 14, when the weather in Windsor Essex County should be warm enough to enjoy at least one day of the Mother’s Day weekend on a boat. If you’re concerned the weather won’t be ideal on Mother’s Day but still want to give…

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April 30, 2023

The Perfect Weekend Getaway Within an Hour Drive from Detroit : A Guide

April 7 | 8 min How to spend 2 days in Windsor, Essex County We are proud Canadians but more so, proud residents of Ontario….Ontarians! We live in a beautiful province with so much to see and we love to showcase the area to our friends next door. Growing up, our tourism slogan was so…

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April 7, 2023

Renting a Boat on Lake St. Clair: What You Need to Know

March 26 | 10 min The 8 best places to take your rental boat this summer for the perfect Southwestern Ontario getaway. With arguably the Best Sport Lake in Ontario and bustling rivers, it’s no wonder that vacationers and locals alike flock to Lake St. Clair. Come explore Ontario’s Best Waterways! As summer approaches, residents…

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March 26, 2023

Meet the Crew at the Windsor Home & Garden Show

March 19 | 4 min Are you feeling cooped up and ready to shake off that cabin fever? There’s no better way to do that than by renting a boat and hitting the water this summer! Have you ever thought about boating but you didn’t think you could afford the sport? Don’t have a place…

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March 19, 2023

Calling all Creators, Bloggers, Influencers

March 12 | 3 min Looking for an exciting new collaboration opportunity? Look no further! We are a boat and jetski rental business that specializes in providing unforgettable experiences on the water, and we’re looking for talented creators, travel bloggers, and influencers to work with us to promote our business. If you’re a creator with…

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March 12, 2023

Fishing for Walleye / Pickerel on the Detroit River in Spring: A Guide

March 5 | 6 min Timing is Key Spring is an exciting time for fishing enthusiasts, especially for those looking to catch walleye on the Detroit River. This river is known for it’s plentiful, high-quality walleye/ pickerel, which makes it a popular destination for anglers. The best time to fish for walleye / pickerel on…

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March 5, 2023

Tourism Windsor Essex Pelee Island’s 8th Annual Best of Windsor Essex Awards

Feb 4 | 5 min The Best of Windsor-Essex Awards is a prestigious event that recognizes the best businesses in the region. It’s an excellent opportunity for businesses to showcase their hard work, dedication, and commitment to the local community. This year, Raw Watersports is nominated in two categories and would like to ask for…

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February 4, 2023

Port’s of Call Series: Renting a Boat or Jet Ski to explore Lake Erie

Jan 29 | 10 min Lake Erie’s north shore is a picturesque and bustling area located in the northern part of the lake, stretching from Fort Erie in the west to Amherstburg in the east. It is a popular destination for boaters, tourists, and outdoor enthusiasts, offering a variety of attractions and activities for visitors…

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January 29, 2023

Do I need an Ontario Boating License to Rent a Boat or Jet Ski in Canada?

Do I need an Ontario Boating License to Rent a Boat or Jet Ski in Canada? Jul 17 | 1 min Our most asked question. So, we decided to write a post about it. Well the short answer is NO. But that doesn’t mean you don’t need to prove your competency. Although it is strongly…

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July 17, 2022

Boating is for Everyone!

Apr 9 | 2 min At RAW Watersports, we are passionate about our mission to MAKE BOATING MORE ACCESSIBLE TO EVERYONE! As outdoor activities, and boating specifically, have expanded it’s become evident that there just is not enough access to the water and it isn’t improving any time soon for the following reasons. LIMITED WATERFRONT…

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April 9, 2022