Blog from Your Houseboating Experts

Unlocking Your Florida Keys Vacation

  • Posted On: 08/31/18
Our houseboat in the Florida Keys is located just a few minutes from Marathon Key, practically the midpoint of the keys. The houseboat and private island are yours for the week and make a perfect home base. Click to learn more

How to Enrich Your Houseboat Vacation

  • By: Gina
  • Posted On: 08/17/18
It is always the little things that create big memories! When I think back to my most memorable vacations as a child, I don't remember what I wore, what I ate, or the big fight that crazy uncle Joe got into with crazy uncle Tom. I remember the time we spent together. The things we laughed about. The songs we sang. The silly carefree behavior that my parents displayed when in paradise instead of work mode. Click to learn more

Houseboating with Your Toddler- You can do it!

  • By: Gina
  • Posted On: 08/03/18
In my previous blog, “Houseboating with Infants- You can do It!,” we went over some do’s and don'ts regarding houseboating with infants. This year, our infant turned into a toddler and the houseboating game changed up a bit. Click to learn more

Lake Mead Stripers

  • By: Gina
  • Posted On: 07/20/18
Sometimes it is easy to forget Las Vegas has a lot more to offer than busy casinos and flashing lights! The Nevada desert is home to some of the most breathtaking natural wonders in the country. Click to learn more

Things You Wouldn't Think to Bring on Your Houseboat Trip

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 06/22/18
Like any vacation, a houseboat vacation takes planning. The biggest question on our clients minds after they book is "what do I need to bring?" We'll help you prepare as much as possible. Click to learn more

Top Lake Powell Catches - Fishing Tips

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 05/25/18
The majestic Lake Powell sits bordering Utah and Arizona, spanning over 200 square miles with 1900 miles of shoreline. Towering red rock cliffs and twisting canyons offer endless opportunities for that coveted catch no matter if you're a seasoned angler or a novice. With an average depth of 130 feet, these clear waters boast spectacular fishing conditions all year round. Click to learn more

Lockport: Heart of the Erie Canal

  • Posted On: 05/11/18
The town of Lockport lies to the west of Macedon by about 75 standard miles along the canal. Like many canal towns it has a rich history of New York’s youth and especially the construction of the canal. Click to learn more

How to Cook That Thing on Your Hook

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 04/27/18
Ever catch a fish then don't know where to start when it comes to preparing it? You're in luck. Here's a crash course on how to cook some of the most common catches from the comfort of your houseboat. Click to learn more

Houseboating with Infants - You can do it!

  • By: Gina
  • Posted On: 03/30/18
As any parent would, I had my concerns about 5 days on a houseboat with two infants! It was unnerving. I was nervous. And I had every right to be. A lot of planning goes into the unknown. But now that I know, I am here to help you plan your next houseboat vacation to Lake Powell with INFANTS! Here are a few things that helped and didn’t help along the way. Click to learn more

Hooking a big one at Lake of the Woods

  • Posted On: 02/16/18
Lake of the Woods is a fisherman’s Mecca. If fishing is your primary pursuit, you will find year-round opportunities to hook a big one. In some areas, you will need both the Minnesota state license as well as Ontario’s, so please come prepared. Click to learn more