Blog from Your Houseboating Experts

We put the Ho Ho Ho in Houseboating!

  • 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

  • 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

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

  • 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

Top Things to Do on Lake Mead

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 08/07/15
Lake Mead is the largest man-made lake in the United States, formed by the famously impressive Hoover Dam. Only a 40 minute drive from central Las Vegas, Lake Mead is an unexpected desert oasis. This article articulates a few of endless ways to enjoy this area. Click to learn more

Reasons to book next year's trip NOW!

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 07/31/15
In case you haven't heard the good news, availability has been opened up at almost all of our locations for 2016! As cliche as "better to be safe than sorry" can sound, these wise words ring true for vacation planning procrastinators nationwide come springtime. So is it really so important to book this early? Yes. Yes it is. Click to learn more

Plan Your Houseboat

  • By: Stacy
  • Posted On: 07/17/15
Did your family gatherings dominate your summer and now you want to plan your own vacation? Or were you too busy this summer with camps and sports and work? With lower rates in the fall, now is a great time for your houseboat vacation! Click to learn more