Blog from Your Houseboating Experts

Top 10 Forgets

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 06/27/14
We've all had those moments where our palms fly to our foreheads as we exclaim "I can't believe I forgot...(insert important object here)! As you pack up and head out on your houseboating adventures this summer, make sure not to forget the following items. Click to learn more

Celebrate the 4th!

  • By: Ann
  • Posted On: 05/30/14
If your ideal 4th of July celebration includes basking in the bright summer sun, enveloped by the fresh breeze of the great outdoors, surrounded by your friends and family with nothing but the sound of the warm waters lapping, laughter of loved ones, and memories being made…than you, my friend, are looking for a holiday on a houseboat. Click to learn more

Memorial Day 2014

  • By: Heather, Houseboating.org Team
  • Posted On: 05/23/14
Happy Memorial Day weekend to our fantastic clients and outdoor enthusiasts everywhere. May your weekend be filled with sunshine and in the company of loved ones. Click to learn more

Water Toys: What to Rent and What to Bring

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 05/02/14
Water toys can certainly enhance the houseboating experience, and they're not just for the kids. Kids of all ages will have just as much fun (if not more) than the little ones on vacation. In this blog, we'll give you some ideas of what to rent and what to bring along to make the very most of your vacation. Click to learn more

Top Questions to Ask Your Agent (Part 2)

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 04/25/14
If you found our Top Questions to Ask your Agent (Part 1) article helpful, don't miss the following suggested questions to ask your agent while in the process of planning your houseboat vacation. Click to learn more

Earth Friendly Houseboating

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 04/25/14
Earth Day was this past Tuesday, and now that the colors of Spring are emerging, that got us thinking...how can we help? This post is about what we're doing to help our planet, and what you can do on your houseboat vacations to impact our Earth in a positive way in order to conserve our favorite destinations for many years to come. Click to learn more

Hiking at Lake Powell

  • By: Ann
  • Posted On: 04/17/14
Although there is no bad season for hiking at Lake Powell, the cool air and quiet waters of spring seems to provide the perfect playground for those hoping to experience the beauty of the Glen Canyon National Recreation Area by foot. Be sure to take advantage of this ideal season by educating yourself on – and journeying through – some of the most sought after treks at the lake. Click to learn more

Houseboat Destinations near the Bakken Formation

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 04/04/14
The oil industry is booming in northern United States as a result of the Bakken formation which occupies about 200,000 square miles over parts of western North Dakota and eastern Montana, as well as southern Saskatchewan and Manitoba in Canada. Folks in these areas deserve an adventurous getaway. Luck has it, we have an array of options nearby; each location offering a uniquely exciting experience that is sure to be unforgettable. Click to learn more

Top Attractions on the Suwannee River

  • By: Heather
  • Posted On: 03/28/14
The Suwannee River is a wild, unsoiled black water river about 246 miles long. On your 44' Houseboat you can cruise for over 70 miles north of Miller's marina at the mouth. The area is known for many of the largest, and quite possibly the most beautiful springs in the world. Click to learn more

Lake Mead: Come on in the Water's Just Fine!

  • By: Ann
  • Posted On: 03/21/14
It seems that the majority of the customers we speak with this year are under the impression that the levels at Lake Mead are impossible to houseboat on...but with a max depth of over 450 feet, this just isn't the case! So this summer, come on in! The water's just fine! Click to learn more