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SES Floorplan Studio Photoshoot: A Sneak Peek

Today we shot our new SES floorplans at a studio in Auburn Hills, MI. The new floorplans were launched in late December, making it difficult to get outdoor pictures in Michigan. By using the studio, we avoided the weather and were able to shoot each floorplan by plugging components in and out of the boat […]

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New 2013 Manitou Dealers

We’re excited to announce new dealers for the 2013 year. Below is the list of who we have signed so far, including our first ever dealers in Quebec and Manitoba. The Nautic Group 625 Hwy. 146 Kemah TX 77565 U.S.A. 281-334-2628 www.nauticgroup.com Country Corner Marine 1199 River Hwy. Moorseville NC 28117 U.S.A. 704-664-1134 www.countrycornermarine.com Rockingham Marina 635 Rockingham Rd. […]

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Friends of Manitou: Gavin Smith Photography

As far back as Gavin Smith can remember, he used to sneak in his dad’s closet to borrow his professional camera. Putting his own film inside, he’d shoot a series of pictures and then carefully replace his dad’s roll of film. Eventually, he learned to use the camera better than his dad. In high school, […]

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2013 Boat Show Debuts

Believe it or not, 2013 is almost here and with the new year comes a new season of boat shows. Starting January 4, we’ll be attending shows all over America – in fact, we’ve got 49 events lined up. All our stops, hours, and show information can be found on our events page. What’s New […]

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What’s Happening This Month: A New Brochure from Manitou

That’s right, folks. Keep your eyes open for a new Manitou Pontoon Boats brochure that will be emerging very soon. So, what’s so great about it? “This year we concentrated on providing the customers with all the information they need on the boats while at the same time maintaining an artistically creative, visually appealing brochure […]

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A Little Something For Our Pontoon Loving Friends With Blogs/Websites Of Their Own

Love that pontoon of yours? We know many of you out there maintain a blog or website of your own and often times you like to share stories about your fishing or water sports adventures on your Manitou Pontoon. So if you fall into this category, we figured we’d give you a couple of cool […]

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Manitou X-PLODE – Cobalt 276 comparison

What makes for the best performance boat? Is it speed? Handling? How about luxury? Or is it the obvious combination of all of these features? Every boat model offers its own unique features, which can make choosing the right boat a difficult task, especially when considering different types of boats. The bowrider and pontoon are […]

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New Manitou 2012 Pontoon Videos

We’ll save you a lengthy intro. Just watch our pontoons in action. 2012 Promo X-plode Feature Legacy Feature

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How To Get A Sneak Peak At Our 2012 Pontoon Models

In case you’ve been out of the country (or just haven’t been on the Manitou website in a while) we thought we’d let you know that the countdown to the new website launch and a look at our incredible new 2012 pontoon boats has moved down to a mere month. If you head on over […]

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8/24/2011 – Brochure Shoot

(The following is commentary from Partner Lanette VanWagenen) 9:00 a.m. Wed Brochure Shoot. Today the shoot is buzzing with excitement.  Our biggest Fan has arrived, with his lovely wife, Denise.  Bryan Hermann is from Clinton, Iowa, and has been a loyal Manitou boater for years.  He has arrived to check out the new models, and […]

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