Blog from Your Houseboating Experts

A Houseboat Vacation on the Shuswaps

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 10/07/16
Shuswap Lake sits nestled about halfway between Calgary and Vancouver in beautiful British Columbia, Canada. Affectionately referred to as "The Shuswaps," this area is a houseboating and recreational haven for locals and visitors alike. Find out what makes The Shuswaps a truly unique location in our treasure trove of houseboat destinations in the following article. Click to learn more

10 Reasons To Go Houseboating Part 2

  • By: Gina
  • Posted On: 09/23/16
You have been waiting on the edge of your seat for two weeks and it is finally here! Check out 5 more reasons why you should consider a houseboat for your next vacation! Click to learn more

10 Reasons To Go Houseboating Part 1

  • By: Gina
  • Posted On: 09/09/16
Houseboat vacations are growing in popularity for many reasons. In our busy lives, planning our vacations is crucial! In this blog, learn more about the reasons why you should consider a houseboat for your next vacation. Click to learn more

Houseboating Season - It's Not Over Yet!

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 08/19/16
If you were hoping to fit in a houseboat vacation this year, you haven't missed the boat (so to speak), there's still time! Find out how you can work houseboating off-season can work to your advantage. Click to learn more

When Houseboating Agents Visit Lake Powell

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 07/22/16
As your houseboating agents, we like to think we know what we're talking about while we prepare you for your own houseboat adventures. We've each had our own houseboating experiences, but last September we went on a team trip to Lake Powell. The following article is a little about our experience. Click to learn more

Ten Questions to Ask Your Agent

  • Posted On: 06/30/16
It can seem overwhelming when you first start planning a houseboat vacation; but never fear, your houseboating agents are here! Ask your agent the following questions (and any others you can think up) to clear up any uncertainties and give you extra information you may not have considered. Click to learn more

Three Reasons to Take Your Next Vacation Lakeside

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 04/15/16
Of all the ways you can spend your hard earned vacation time, why spend it at the lake? There are too many reasons to list in this article alone, so we've narrowed it down to three. Click to learn more

Top Reasons to Honeymoon on a Houseboat

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 03/18/16
Whether you're newlyweds or celebrating an anniversary, a houseboat vacation is a great way to spend some quality time together. So where to spend that much awaited and much needed time alone? Here's why a houseboat vacation should make the list. Click to learn more

Dutch Oven Cooking for the Family

  • By: Gina
  • Posted On: 03/04/16
Cooking while on your houseboat vacation will impress your guests, provide conversation and fun for the whole party. Dutch oven cooking will allow you to stew, simmer, bake or roast your way to a hearty meal over the camp fire. Make meal time easy with these recipes. Click to learn more

3 Days on a Houseboat: The Fun, the Fears and the Family Memories

  • By: Guest Blogger
  • Posted On: 02/19/16
Renting a houseboat has always been on our family vacation bucket list, so I was very excited when the opportunity came up this summer. A three day trip would allow us to see what houseboating was really like, and it was a great excuse for our first visit to beautiful Smith Mountain Lake. With over 500 miles of shoreline tucked away in southwestern Virginia, we were confident we would have plenty of space for some quiet relaxation. Plus being on... Click to learn more