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About the Show

Life is better on a boat! Follow couples and families as they go on a wild hunt for their dream boat, exploring new destinations and all the fun activities that can be accessed by water. Along the way, buyers learn what boat features they can't live without before they ultimately decide to make this life-changing purchase.

Season 1, Episode 5

Wilmington's Waterways

The Gallagher family needs to buy a boat to fully enjoy the various waterways surrounding Wilmington, NC. While test driving many different boat styles, they explore the beautiful oceanfront beaches and historic Riverwalk district.

Sunday
Mar 5
10pm | 9c
Season 1, Episode 11

Loving Lake Lewisville

With 233 miles of shoreline, Lake Lewisville is great for boating, and the Vernon family can't wait to own their own boat. The adventurous family weighs their options as they test drive boats and enjoy waterfront activities on one of the largest lakes in north Texas.

Sunday
Mar 5
10:30pm | 9:30c
Season 1, Episode 5

Wilmington's Waterways

The Gallagher family needs to buy a boat to fully enjoy the various waterways surrounding Wilmington, NC. While test driving many different boat styles, they explore the beautiful oceanfront beaches and historic Riverwalk district.

Monday
Mar 13
1:30am | 12:30c
Season 1, Episode 13

Fun in the Florida Keys

The Gonzalez family shops for a boat in the beautiful blue waters surrounding the Florida Keys. They live in the northernmost island, Key Largo, and enjoy many water activities such as snorkeling, scuba diving and fishing. Now they are ready for a boat of their own!

Sunday
Mar 19
10pm | 9c
Season 1, Episode 5

Wilmington's Waterways

The Gallagher family needs to buy a boat to fully enjoy the various waterways surrounding Wilmington, NC. While test driving many different boat styles, they explore the beautiful oceanfront beaches and historic Riverwalk district.

Thursday
Mar 23
11:30am | 10:30c
Season 1, Episode 13

Fun in the Florida Keys

The Gonzalez family shops for a boat in the beautiful blue waters surrounding the Florida Keys. They live in the northernmost island, Key Largo, and enjoy many water activities such as snorkeling, scuba diving and fishing. Now they are ready for a boat of their own!

Thursday
Mar 23
12pm | 11c
Season 1, Episode 3

Living It Up on Lake Erie

The Shefferly family lives in Ohio on Lake Erie and wants to buy a boat to fully enjoy all the lake has to offer. From historical monuments to dog-friendly beaches, they explore the vast lake during their search for a boat fit for their family.

Sunday
Mar 26
10:30pm | 9:30c
Season 1, Episode 4

Boatless in Seattle

Elysa and Anthony live in downtown Seattle between Lake Union and Lake Washington and are in the market for a boat. From the world's first hot tub boat to the University of Washington's pre-football game sail-gating, the young couple explores the unique urban area while searching for the perfect pleasure boat.

Monday
Mar 27
1am | 12c
Season 1, Episode 7

Melbourne Beach Boaters

The Wise family loves to be on the water, so it's time to buy a boat. While enjoying airboat rides and sand bars along a barrier island on the east coast of Florida, they test out different boats that might be a fit for this fun family.

Monday
Apr 3
1am | 12c
Season 1, Episode 8

Big Boat on the Bay

Rob and Kim live in Annapolis, Maryland, and are searching for a luxury boat fit for their overnight trips across the Chesapeake Bay. They enjoy the rich maritime history of the area while looking at upscale boats with amazing cabins.

Monday
Apr 10
1am | 12c
Season 1, Episode 6

Vessels in Vermont

The Conley family loves exploring all the fun outdoor attractions surrounding their beautiful lakeside town of Colchester, Vermont. While shopping for a versatile family boat, they enjoy both the New York and Vermont sides of Lake Champlain.

Monday
Apr 10
1:30am | 12:30c
Season 1, Episode 9

New Boat on Norman

The Barsosky family loves living on North Carolina's Lake Norman and want a boat to enjoy the family-friendly activities the beautiful lake offers. Between waterfront mini-golf and relaxing fishing trips, they test out many different boats.

Monday
Apr 17
1:30am | 12:30c
Season 1, Episode 15

Slip Away to Saginaw Bay

The Luths love spending time with their family on the vast waters of Saginaw Bay, Michigan. The couple enjoys local activities with their many grandchildren as they go shopping for a large, comfortable boat of their own.

Sunday
Apr 23
10:30pm | 9:30c
Season 1, Episode 3

Living It Up on Lake Erie

The Shefferly family lives in Ohio on Lake Erie and wants to buy a boat to fully enjoy all the lake has to offer. From historical monuments to dog-friendly beaches, they explore the vast lake during their search for a boat fit for their family.

Monday
Sep 25
8am | 7c
Season 1, Episode 4

Boatless in Seattle

Elysa and Anthony live in downtown Seattle between Lake Union and Lake Washington and are in the market for a boat. From the world's first hot tub boat to the University of Washington's pre-football game sail-gating, the young couple explores the unique urban area while searching for the perfect pleasure boat.

Monday
Sep 25
8:30am | 7:30c
Season 1, Episode 5

Wilmington's Waterways

The Gallagher family needs to buy a boat to fully enjoy the various waterways surrounding Wilmington, NC. While test driving many different boat styles, they explore the beautiful oceanfront beaches and historic Riverwalk district.

Tuesday
Sep 26
8am | 7c
Season 1, Episode 6

Vessels in Vermont

The Conley family loves exploring all the fun outdoor attractions surrounding their beautiful lakeside town of Colchester, Vermont. While shopping for a versatile family boat, they enjoy both the New York and Vermont sides of Lake Champlain.

Tuesday
Sep 26
8:30am | 7:30c
Season 1, Episode 15

Slip Away to Saginaw Bay

The Luths love spending time with their family on the vast waters of Saginaw Bay, Michigan. The couple enjoys local activities with their many grandchildren as they go shopping for a large, comfortable boat of their own.

Wednesday
Sep 27
8am | 7c
Season 1, Episode 8

Big Boat on the Bay

Rob and Kim live in Annapolis, Maryland, and are searching for a luxury boat fit for their overnight trips across the Chesapeake Bay. They enjoy the rich maritime history of the area while looking at upscale boats with amazing cabins.

Wednesday
Sep 27
8:30am | 7:30c
Season 1, Episode 9

New Boat on Norman

The Barsosky family loves living on North Carolina's Lake Norman and want a boat to enjoy the family-friendly activities the beautiful lake offers. Between waterfront mini-golf and relaxing fishing trips, they test out many different boats.

Thursday
Sep 28
8am | 7c
Season 1, Episode 10

Boating Back in Time

The Sehoyan family lives on Mackinac Island, a beautiful resort area in Michigan. In order to fully enjoy all the waterfront activity this historical island has to offer, they go shopping for a boat fit for their fun family of four.

Thursday
Sep 28
8:30am | 7:30c
Season 1, Episode 11

Loving Lake Lewisville

With 233 miles of shoreline, Lake Lewisville is great for boating, and the Vernon family can't wait to own their own boat. The adventurous family weighs their options as they test drive boats and enjoy waterfront activities on one of the largest lakes in north Texas.

Friday
Sep 29
8am | 7c
Season 1, Episode 1

Loving Life on Lake Lanier

After moving full-time to Lake Lanier, Georgia, a family searches for a boat to access the lake's waterfront restaurants and one-of-a-kind water park. Can they find a boat that is fast and roomy enough for this family of four?

Friday
Sep 29
8:30am | 7:30c