Welcome to SkipperBud's
Your Premier Boating Destination in the Midwest & Beyond!
With a legacy spanning over 60 years, SkipperBud's has been dedicated to fulfilling our customers' boating dreams and embracing their boating lifestyle. Extending across the Midwest to the West Coast, SkipperBud's proudly stands as the largest boat dealer in the region with marinas and stores located in Michigan, Wisconsin, Illinois, Ohio, Washington, and California. As your premier boating destination, we offer a comprehensive range of services and products to meet all your boating needs. From boat service and storage to rentals and sales, we cater to both seasoned boaters and newcomers, providing everything you need to maximize your boating lifestyle. Trust SkipperBud's to be your partner on the water!
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Looking for your next boat? We're here to assist you! Explore our wide inventory featuring pontoons, deck boats, sport boats, fishing boats, cruisers, and more. Let us guide you in discovering the ideal boat that complements your lifestyle.
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Through our esteemed partnership with Silver Seas Yachts, we bring you an exclusive selection of premium boat and yacht brands. Discover renowned names like Sea Ray, Bayliner, Starcraft, Harris, Four Winns, Tige, Tiara Yachts, MasterCraft, Scarab, Glastron, Aviara, Cruisers Yacht
They took the time with you and treated you with a personal touch View More
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Easy going staff not pushie very help full A+++++ View More
My salesman, Tim Schulman, delivered the boat to the lake and very patiently demonstrated everything I as a new boater needed to know. I'm very grateful and looking forward to years of enjoying our new Barletta! View More