Nighttime Boating Tips | Boating Safety

An evening cruise on your boat under a starry sky offers a great way to enjoy the coolest part of the day with a celestial show overhead. Add a dinner destination to your cruise for romance and more fun, but remember—returning from that destination after dark offers special challenges. Here are some tips and rules from the Coast Guard for nighttime boating. Consider taking a boating safety course to brush up on skills.