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The Best 2018 Black Friday and Cyber Monday Deals For Boaters

November 16, 2018 by Michael Kiel

Looking for holiday gifts for the boaters in your life? Have your eye on a few must-have boating accessories for yourself? In addition to turkey, family, and football, the long Thanksgiving holiday weekend represents some of the best shopping opportunities of the year for boaters. Here, we’ve compiled a list of the top Black Friday (November 23rd) and Cyber Monday (November 26th) boating specials on boating gear and accessories.

We will continue to update this list as more marine deals and discounts are announced, so check back often!
(Last update: 11/26/18)

West Marine 
America’s biggest boating accessories retailer is having several sales online running from Thanksgiving Day to Cyber Monday. On Thursday, November 22nd they are offering 15% off sitewide with free shipping.

For Black Friday, West Marine is offering boaters it's “lowest price ever” for a Garmin echoMAP PLUS Series ClearVü chartplotters/fishfinders and Simrad’s 609 Chartplotter Navigation Display. Other notable deals include $100 off Siren Marine, up to 50% off life jackets, 40% off pre-spliced double braided dock lines, and 25% off fenders. West Marine is also advertising deep discounts on dozens of other marine electronics, entertainment, and safety equipment and accessories not only from the West Marine brand but other notable marine manufacturers including Costa, Helly Hansen, JBL, Lehr, Siren Marine, and Raymarine.

On Monday, November 26th (aka Cyber Monday) West Marine is offering 10% off regular priced items in store & online with free shipping.

Surdyke Yamaha
Surdyke Yamaha in Osage Beach, Missouri, will be marking down several new and used boats, Waverunners and generators to half-price starting at 9 am on Black Friday. Deals will be available on a first-come-first-serve basis only. A second batch of units will be marked down to half price on Saturday, November 24th, at 9 am. Surdyke Yamaha’s After Thanksgiving sale also will include 100 additional boats and Waverunners marked down from 10% to 25%.

SeaDek is holding a Black Friday Sale that will last all the way through Cyber Monday. Discounted items include helm station pads, fish rulers, sheet material, coaming bolsters, and SeaDek logo apparel.

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Raymarine is offering “White Hot Savings” for Black Friday in a sale that actually lasts from November 18 – 27. Visit their website for deals on FLIR thermal cameras, Dragonfly fishfinders and much more.

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Gander Outdoors
Gander has already has kicked off its Black Friday Sale, which goes through November 25th. Notable discounted items include a wide variety of life jackets and fenders. On Cyber Monday, Gander is giving $25 off orders over $100, $75 off orders over $250, and $150 off orders over $500. Use code: GOCYBER18 and be sure to read the small print. 

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RTIC is having an early Cyber Monday Sale. All of the "blue" hard coolers are currently 25% off. You'll also notice that other select items are on sale. 

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Bass Pro Shops
Bass Pro has gotten a jump on the holidays by opening its “Santa’s Wonderland” Kick-Off Sale online and in its stores. Boating items on sale include Garmin’s eTrex 20X handheld GPS and Rino 755t Handheld Two-Way Radio with GPS/GLONASS.

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Amazon is having an Early Black Friday Sale that includes deals on outdoor and sporting equipment. Keep an eye on their Black Friday Sale page for the most up to date sales. Amazon is also having a Cyber Monday Deals Week that runs all week long. Be sure to check back often as deals are updated each day. 

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Wet Sounds
Wet Sounds is offering 20% off their entire store from November 21st - November 26th as part of their Black Friday and Cyber Monday sale. 

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Shurhold will be running several deals on their website from November 22nd - November 26th as part of their Black Friday and Cyber Monday sale. Get 10% off sitewide. Get a FREE hoo-rag (seamless bandana) with ANY purchase. Get a FREE canvas tool bag with a purchase of $30 or more. Plus, get FREE shipping with a purchase of $60 or more. 

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Wholesale Marine
Wholesale Marine is having a Pre-Black Friday sale. Get 15% off plus free shipping on orders over $50. Use coupon code: EARLY15. They also just announced a Cyber Monday sale with savings up to 70% off. 

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The Water Soul
Get 50% off Nautiguy, Watergirl, and Wake & Lake apparel brands through the end of November. Use code: halfoff

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Splashy McFun
Splashy McFun is having a Black Friday and Cyber Monday sale that runs from 10pm on Thanksgiving (November 22nd) until 11:59pm on Cyber Monday (November 26th). Look for great deals on Lillipad diving boards, water trampolines, kayaks, and inflatable water parks. Use discount code SANTA for 5% off any item.

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Sperry is offering up to 50% off their popular boat shoes and other select styles as part of their Black Friday and Cyber Monday sale. 

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Boat Covers Direct
Enjoy 10% off all Carver boat covers and bimini tops plus free shipping during the Boat Covers Direct Black Friday and Cyber Monday sale. Also, get a free tie down kit and storage bag. Boat Covers Direct is donating 2% of all sales through the end of the year to the Make-A-Wish Foundation of South Carolina

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Get 30% off men's and women's boat shoes during the Timberland Black Friday sale. The sale runs from now through Sunday, November 25th. 

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Gallup Map
Shop Gallup Map's biggest sale of the year from now until Tuesday, November 27th. Get 50% off any rolled canvas lake map. Choose from Beaver Lake, Grand Lake, Lake of the Ozarks, and several others. Use discount code: I WANT ONE

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Anchor Charters
Anchor is offering 15% off any charter on their website as part of their Black Friday sale. All you have to do is request a boat by midnight on Friday, November 23rd. No purchase necessary. Offer is valid at ALL locations.

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The GPS Store
Get discounted pricing on a wide variety of marine electronics during The GPS Store's Black Friday Sale. 

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Dick's Sporting Goods
Get $25 in Dick's Cash with your purchase of $100-$199.99 worth of Yeti products. Get $50 in Dick's Cash with your purchase of $200+ worth of Yeti products. Valid until December 1st. Be sure to read the small print. 

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Firstmate Controls
Get 30% off any online order at during their Black Friday/Cyber Monday sale. Raise and lower your boat lift at the click of a button. 

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Bakes Marine
Get 20% off all regular priced items during Bakes' Cyber Monday Sale. Use code: THANKS. Orders over $99 get free shipping. Notable sales include 50% off Exile Audio Bluetooth, 25-30% off Boat Bling products and bundles, and 25-30% off anchors. Sale ends at midnight on Monday November 26th. 

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McWhorter Bedding
Get 25% off a custom boat mattress from McWhorter Bedding during their Cyber Monday sale. Mention promo code: 310 when you call or email to place your order. 

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Michael Kiel