Skip to main content


Barletta Blog

Mauris purus urna, dictum non cursus et, congue et felis. Suspendisse porttitor mi et eros luctus suscipit.

Olivia Hudak

Avid boater and Barletta Boats team member, Olivia is no stranger to the water. She was on the MSU wake team through college and continues to to ride the wake in her spare time.

By: Olivia Hudak
October 6th, 2022

Utah is a state known for its National Parks and outstanding sights. There are a ton of natural beauties throughout the state and sights to see. There are mountains for hiking and skiing, stunning National Parks, and beautiful lakes unlike any other in the United States. 

By: Olivia Hudak
September 30th, 2022

 California has some of the most beautiful places to visit in the United States. It is a state full of natural beauty and sights to see. Some of those magnificent sights can be enjoyed from the comfort of your own or a rental boat. And, I’m not talking about the ocean. I’m talking about California Lakes.

By: Olivia Hudak
July 29th, 2022

Have you ever considered the state of Indiana when looking for the perfect boat destination? Unless you live in or near the state, it probably isn’t your first choice. I think it’s safe to assume that people around the country think of Indiana as one giant cornfield, but that’s not necessarily the case. 

By: Olivia Hudak
July 22nd, 2022

Michigan has over 62,000 lakes throughout the entire state. Most of these lakes allow boats on them which means there's plenty of room for everyone to enjoy the water. If you’re looking to do some recreational boating, Michigan might be the right place for you. 

By: Olivia Hudak
July 8th, 2022

If you’re new to boating, I’m sure you’re starting to realize how much of a learning curve it is. There is so much to learn about boating and how to ensure safety for you and everyone else on board the boat. Something that is a bit of an afterthought when jumping into the boating lifestyle is learning how to tie different nautical knots.

By: Olivia Hudak
June 28th, 2022

The 4th of July is one of the biggest weekends for anyone living on or near water. Regardless of where you live in the country, it is a huge weekend for those who plan to celebrate America on a boat. 

By: Olivia Hudak
June 16th, 2022

Recreational boating has become increasingly popular in the last handful of years. More first-time boaters entered the lifestyle than ever before when Covid forced everyone to isolate themselves.  Boating is a way to spend time with your family doing something fun and adventurous while being shielded from public spaces.

By: Olivia Hudak
June 8th, 2022

Warm summer weather is finally here after what felt like a never-ending winter. Like everyone else, I’ve been dying to get out on the boat. I don’t know about you but one of my favorite times to go for a boat cruise is right around sunset. You get all the beautiful scenery without the intense heat of the day. 

By: Olivia Hudak
June 2nd, 2022

In the sea of boats that are on the market today, there’s one steadfast feature that you can find with just about any brand.  This component is essential for owners of recreational vessels no matter where they boat and plays a big role in comfortability as well as the aesthetic of the boat.

By: Olivia Hudak
May 19th, 2022

Boating isn’t always the same for everyone. Some people choose to boat on inland lakes whereas other people choose to boat on Intracoastal waterways. Granted, it likely depends on where you live. Boating can be quite different between the two so it's important to be prepared if you’re not familiar.