You can do your research and line up all the specs but even then, you don’t quite have the full story on a boat. If you want to know the real truth, go to the source who knows better than anyone else: an owner.
They will tell you there’s a certain intangibility that doesn’t show up on the features list. The grin you get the first time you sit behind the wheel. The spray as you charge down the side of a massive Gen 2 Surf System wave. Or the stoke in your family’s eyes at 7 AM as you head out for a day on the water. The feel of the boat, its personality, the fun—none of that shows up on a checklist but when you ask an owner, they know.
We asked some seasoned MasterCraft owners how they really feel about their boats and we wholeheartedly agree with what they told us.