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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

Houseboating 101

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 09/04/15
New to houseboating? Our infographic is a great visual place to start. It will take you through the bare basics and give you an idea of the awesomeness that you're about to get yourself into. Click to learn more

Time to Book! Poker Run at Lake Cumberland

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 08/28/15
Poker run is THE event of the year in the heart of Kentucky at Lake Cumberland. This particular Poker Run is ranked as one of the top 10 in the country! Always held the first weekend in September after Labor Day, this event brings people from all over to enjoy fast boats, great food, and live music. Houseboat reservations book quickly! Don't wait to put in your reservation for the must-see event of the year! Click to learn more

Experience the Beauty of Rainy Lake

  • By: Haylee
  • Posted On: 08/21/15
Looking for a beautiful, peaceful, tranquil getaway? Do you dream of escaping to crisp mountain air and pristine waters? With stunning views and excellent fishing, Rainy Lake is the place for you! Click to learn more