Speaking of that, there are a ton of awesome new products this year that are sure to make your upcoming days on the water great. Everyone wants to maximize their time out at the lake, and having the right equipment plays a major role in keeping things running smoothly. We've broken down this guide for you in categories that are sure to help you find what you're looking for quickly, but I highly suggest you read the section openers and little bits of information scattered throughout the issue as well. Gaining that knowledge is only going to help you in the long run. It will make your search more efficient, but more importantly, it will get you to the gear that's going to be best suited to your epic summertime on the horizon.