YHWS acquires Typhoon Tommy at Lake Oconee

Two great boat rental Lake Oconee companies become one! Young Harris Water Sports at Lake Oconee is pleased to announce the aquisition of Typhoon Tommy’s to become the largest boat rental Lake Oconee company! “It just makes since for our customers.” says Dale Wheeler owner of Typhoon Tommy’s. “Young Harris Water Sports always goes above and beyond for all of their customers just as we have always aimed to do. Read More

YH Watersports: Your Destination for Boat Sales, Rental, And Delivery

You may live in Georgia, North Carolina or South Carolina and admire the beautiful lakes and waterways nearby. However, it is likely that you keep driving right on by. Despite the water’s tug at your heart begging for your attention. If you don’t own a boat, it can be difficult to imagine joining in all the watersport activities taking place around you. However, feel troubled no more. YH Watersports will Read More

A Beginner’s Guide to Wakeboarding

If you’re intimidated by wakeboarding, don’t be! Although watching the pros can be intimidating, wakeboarding is a sport with a surprisingly quick learning curve. Wakeboarding is a great alternative to traditional water skiing. For those use to other water sports, wakeboarding is a fun challenge. A Little History About Wakeboarding….. In 1985 a surfer in California, Tony Finn, invented and created the first wakeboard. The Skurfer — a cross between Read More

Everything you need to know about Pontoon boats

Picture a sleepy summer day, a warm sunshiny breeze and the smooth sheen of a clear blue lake. The only thing missing is you in this scene on a protective Pontoon boat. Pontoon boats have been a favorite way to enjoy the mixture of sun and water since the fifties. According to the National Marine Manufacturers Association, pontoon boat sales were up by 48% in 2016. Here are some more Read More

Boat buyers guide: The top top 5 choices for boaters

You may thinking of renting or buying a boat this year. However, without experience, you may not know what type of boat best suits your needs. Before you set out to purchase or rent a boat, there are a few things about the basic types of boats that you need to know. Bowriders, fishing boats, speed boats, pontoon boats, and even boats used for watersports will all be discussed in this Read More