The Good Life: Safe-distancing edition
Kayaks, hogs and boats, oh my!
Enjoy being on the water and want to step up your game? Bill Jackson’s, in Pinellas Park, has you covered for sport and fitness. The store, which has been serving the Tampa Bay area since 1946, carries a line of high-end, sit-on-top kayaks (referred to as surfski) called Epic. The V8 is a perfect introduction to surfskis because of its stability. Pricing for this line starts at about $3,400. You can find the Epic line at Bill Jackson’s at 9501 U.S. Highway 19 N., Pinellas Park. billjacksons.com. (pictured above)
The 2020 Softail Standard motorcycle offers the quintessential Harley-Davidson cruiser experience: A lean Bobber profile steeped in attitude, the dynamic performance of the Harley-Davidson Softail chassis and the unrelenting power of the Milwaukee-Eight V-Twin powertrain.
Featuring classic Vivid Black paint, and highlighted with gleaming chrome and polished finishes, the Softail Standard model is a Harley-Davidson motorcycle presented in its most elemental form. The starting price is estimated to be $13,599. tampaharley.com.
Floating resorts—for safe distancing
Escaping to your own floating resort is easier than ever with an enhanced online boat shopping experience. MarineMax has created several new ways to find your next watercraft, including video and photo tours of boats and yachts, chatting online with boating specialists and more. Here are a few boats that could help you escape your home while maintaining social distancing.
2019 Boston Whaler 250 Outrage: Serious anglers who refuse to sacrifice comfort, safety or style have found their boat in the center console 250 Outrage. Enjoy comfortable, functional seating throughout, great fishing features and the power, and range, to confidently pursue your ambitions. Yacht owners can count on the 250’s unsinkable performance and sleek style as a first-class tender, as well. Take home a 2019 Boston Whaler 250 Outrage for as low as $996 a month; see marinemax.com for terms.
2019 Boston Whaler 170 Dauntless: If it’s a legend you need the nimble, trailer-ready 170 Dauntless packs legendary capability for any boater including anglers, watersports enthusiasts and those who just like to relax, and cruise. Premium amenities lend style, and function, to whatever adventure comes your way. And with 90-horsepower Mercury FourStroke engine power, take your adventures further. Take home a 2019 Boston Whaler 170 Dauntless for as low as $313 a month; see marinemax.com for terms.