Tips For Snowmobiling on Your Favorite Lake

Unfortunately, one of the most common causes of snowmobile deaths is thin ice. When winters are exceptionally warm, some bodies of water may only be partially frozen, greatly increasing the risk of an accident on the ice. The best option when you come across a frozen lake or pond is to find a way around […]

Why Being Near Water Really Does Make Us Happier

There are scientific reasons why we’re so drawn to lakes, rivers, and oceans. By Cassie Shortsleeve, CNTraveler.com. Every time my brother crosses the Sagamore Bridge from mainland Massachusetts to Cape Cod, we all know where he’s headed: a sandy spot off an ocean road on the Nantucket Sound, home to the little beach club my family […]

Stand-Up Paddleboards – Join The Fun!

Stand-up paddleboards are the fastest growing segment in paddle-sports. Hobie Cat, Pelican and RAVE Sports are among a growing number of manufacturers offering popular SUPs, as they are called. As with the other paddle-craft, SUPs can be constructed of a variety of materials, and polyethylene is popular among recreational SUP owners: it’s lightweight, durable and […]

Teaching Children How to Water Ski

With some careful coaching and training tools, you can teach your children how to water ski with confidence and end the session with smiles and great videos for social media posts! For a child, being pulled behind a moving motorized boat while learning to balance on skis and hang on to a tow rope may […]

Storing Your Cabin’s Gear for the Water

Design inspiration for outfitting the lakefront & storing your cabin’s gear for the water. By Janice Brewster, Cabin Living Fun on the water often comes with lots of gear – from boats to life jackets, skis to sails, paddles to deck chairs. A boathouse or waterfront storage building can help protect your water toys, put […]

How to Chose the Right Lake for You

Purchasing a lakefront home is a dream for many people looking to live a truly unique lifestyle. But it’s important to remember that you are not just buying a home, you are buying a lake. The specific features of any lake are critical to understand so you can make the most of your desired lifestyle. So […]

Blue Mind: Your Brain on Water

A new York Times best seller, the book “Blue Mind“ is a fascinating study of the emotional, behavioral, psychological and physical connections that keep humans so enchanted with water…you’ll read it once and then come back to it time and again…” ~Washington Post Marine Biologist and Author, Wallace J. Nichols PhD., chronicles the surprising science […]