For couples, families and even seniors, spending the day boating on Lake Watauga is a great opportunity to have some fun, renew old bonds and make some new friends.
Jerry Hall jumped into South Holston Lake on Saturday and the splash he made is ongoing through news outlets and social media.
As a marina owner, I am often asked for family boating tips. One question I get (and wish I was asked even more often) is “Can I swim at the marina?” The answer is a definite no.
Boone Lake, located on the South Fork Holston River in northeast Tennessee, has seven marinas to serve recreational boaters. Swimming, fishing, water skiing and boating are popular pastimes on this TVA reservoir that extends from Sullivan County, TN into Washington County, VA.
“News Alert!!! The fireworks at Lakeview Dock on South Holston have been rescheduled from Wednesday to Saturday night, 7/6.” – from South Holston Boat Club on Facebook.
According to the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency fireworks permit office, there will be a fireworks display at Lakeshore Marina, Mile 36 on Watauga Lake on Thursday, July 4, 2013.
According to the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency fireworks permit office, there will be a fireworks display at Mile 6.2 to 7.2 on the Watauga River on Saturday, July 6 2013.
South Holston Lake is one of the most beautiful and scenic areas of Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia. Surrounded by serene mountain peaks that soar thousands of miles above the lake’s water level, this 7,580 acre stretch of water continues to be a paradise for families looking to get away from it all.