Blog from Your Houseboating Experts

Feast on these Houseboat Locations in the East

  • By: Alene
  • Posted On: 01/22/16
If you’ve heard of houseboating, but thought there weren’t opportunities near you, think again. We offer houseboats all across North America, so chances are, there’s one near you. And if you thought New England was too crowded to fit some spectacular houseboat destinations, we've got a few suggestions for you to consider. Click to learn more

Welcome Lake Sacajawea, Washington!

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 01/08/16
Only 20 minutes from Tri-cities, WA, and just a few hours drive from Portland or Seattle, Lake Sacajawea is the place to go for fishing and any other water sports and activities in the area. Click to learn more

We put the Ho Ho Ho in Houseboating!

  • By: Alene
  • Posted On: 12/18/15
As you discuss your plans and dreams for the next year, remember a family reunion shouldn't feel like an obli-cation, it should be fun! Open up the gift of time this Holiday Season with your family and friends. Houseboating...Making Spirits Bright for Decades! Click to learn more

Smith Mountain Lake: Virginia's Blue Ridge Jewel

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 12/04/15
Smith Mountain Lake is Virginia's largest lake, with a backdrop of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains and it's pure waters, it's no wonder visitors and locals alike keep coming back for more. Learn more about what Smith Mountain Lake has to offer on and off the water. Click to learn more

Houseboat, Hotel, or Camping?

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 11/20/15
There are several ways to enjoy a fun and relaxing vacation at the Lake. Houseboat, Hotel, or Camping? How to choose what's best for you and your group? Find some insight with Pros and Cons of each from a professional in the following article. Click to learn more

Top Things to Do on Lake Ouachita, Arkansas

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 11/06/15
Lake Ouachita, pronounced "Wash-ah-taw," stretches over 48,000 acres nestled in the hills of Ouachita National Forest. Only 13 miles away from Hot Springs, Arkansas, there are several things to do on and off the lake. Read more in the following article. Click to learn more

Alene's First Houseboat Trip to Lake Mead

  • By: Alene
  • Posted On: 10/23/15
We sent our very own Alene Root to Lake Mead for a houseboat experience of her own. She came back with more experience and knowledge than she could have ever picked up here in the office. She writes about her experience in the following article. Enjoy! Click to learn more

Lake Lanier, your Georgia Getaway

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 10/09/15
Only a 45 minute drive North of Atlanta, Lake Lanier is a picturesque "island" paradise with white sandy beaches and over a hundred islands to choose from to beach your houseboat. This article highlights this beautiful area and the countless things to do while you're out enjoying the water. Click to learn more

All Fired up for Lake Powell's Balloon Regatta

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 10/02/15
The first weekend in November marks a special time in Page, AZ for the annual Hot Air Balloon Regatta. This year, the event takes place from November 5-8th, 2015. There's live music, rides, games, air balloon launches of course! Click to learn more

Fall and Winter Houseboat Destinations

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 09/18/15
Summer comes and goes before you know it. You didn't get to all the things you hoped to accomplish, like taking that one last relaxing vacation you so desperately need to re-set for the coming colder months. All is not lost; you can STILL enjoy a houseboat vacation this year! There is still time! Click to learn more