Tips for taking your dog boating
Most dogs love getting out on the water as much as you and I do and you wouldn’t leave you best friend stuck on shore every time you left the dock, would you? So the next time you are headed out for a day at the lake or favorite fishing hole, also grab the leash and the water bowl. Just remember to use these dogs-on-board tips, to keep the trip a fun one for everyone. Boating can be a fun experience for the whole family, so don’t leave your canine members out. Be safe, and have fun!
8 Tips to Make Selling Your Boat Easier
It’s that time of year. You’ve decided to join a boat club or the shows are coming up and you’re craving a new boat. All that’s left to do is sell your old boat to pay for your new plan. Here are a few tips to help you get it sold quickly and at the right price.
What You Need to Know With the Changing of the Season
Dress for the water, not the weather: Indian summers can bring T-shirt days and downright balmy temperatures but don’t be lured into this false sense of summer.
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Boone Dam Repair Project May Take 5 to 7 Years
Pending a formal environmental review, TVA engineers and other dam safety experts are recommending the construction of a composite seepage barrier a multi-stage combination of grout injections and concrete inside the earthen embankment. Project completion estimates range from five years to up to seven years. The initial cost estimate of the repair is expected to be between $200 and $300 million.
Be Safe and NEVER Swim at a Marina
Our goal at The Carefree Boater is to give you information to make your Boating Experiences as Fun and as Safe as possible. Here is a great reminder to all of us why we should never swim at a marina.
Beautiful Watauga Lake and her extra member benefits!
Learn about some fun facts, information, and activities about beautiful Watauga Lake in Carter and Johnson Counties.
July 4th 2015 Fireworks on Watauga and South Holston Lakes
This July 4th, many boaters are going to be out on the water after dark. This can be great fun for the family; watching fireworks and playing games.
Don’t need words……
These are a couple photos from a very cloudy, sometimes rainy day. If we had been at home the kids would’ve been watching TV and I would’ve done some laundry or something horribly boring. Instead we took a chance and headed to the lake. S
Boone Lake remains larger than Fort Patrick Henry and the bulk of inland Lakes around the country.
With the recent drawdown of Boone Lake several boaters have voiced concerns about what lies under the surface of the water. While it’s impossible on any body of water to chart submerged partially floating objects, these are prevalent in the Spring when lake levels are being increased.