What Is Mudding?

Country boys and girls grow up mudding, and even if they don’t go mudding on purpose. That is just because of dirt road conditions in wet weather and out in the livestock pastures and fields of crops. More than likely, a rural citizen never thinks of calling a tow truck if they get stuck in…

Watts Bar Lake

Spotlight on Watts Bar Lake

Eastern Tennessee is home to some beautiful winding river lakes, and Watts Bar Lake is no exception. With over 39,000 surface acres of water and dozens of islands to explore, this enormous lake has plenty of space for everyone. Set in the Appalachian foothills, Watts Bar Lake has over 700 miles of wild shoreline, plenty…

lake lewisville

Spotlight on Lake Lewisville

Lake Lewisville isn’t exactly a secret – anyone in the Dallas / Fort Worth metroplex knows about this weekend favorite. But as you explore the lake, you’ll find wonder after wonder that goes overlooked by the summertime crowd. Lake Lewisville is a lot more than just party cove on Saturday afternoon. From hunting to fishing,…

Spotlight on Broken Bow Lake

Southeastern Oklahoma is home to a wide variety of lakes, and one of the lakes that has gained popularity in the last several years is Broken Bow Lake. Situated just north of Broken Bow, OK and set in the beginning of the Ouachita Mountains, this azure-blue lake is a summertime favorite in a growing area.…

Fourth of July Lake Tips

There is nothing like the Fourth of July on the lake. It is so much fun, and most lakes allow fireworks, unlike the cities and towns. It doesn’t matter what lake you visit. The Fourth is the time for camping, BBQ, beer, and fireworks because we celebrate our freedom. It is also one of the…

Spotlight on Possum Kingdom Lake

Possum Kingdom Lake is a wonderful serpentine lake set on the infamous Brazos River where North Texas meets West Texas. With spectacular geography and geology, wild history, amazing waterfront homes and seemingly endless miles of fun, “PK” is truly a remarkable place. Possum Kingdom Lake has long been a favorite weekend destination from the Dallas…

Spotlight on Caddo Lake

Caddo Lake is a natural wonderland. Formed some untold hundreds of years ago by a massive logjam on the Texas-Louisiana state line, it is often referred to as the “only natural lake in Texas”. It has been impounded by a man-made dam for about 100 years, but one thing is sure – Caddo Lake is…

Lake Texoma

Spotlight on Lake Texoma

Lake Texoma lies on the Oklahoma/Texas state line, and is a major lake for tourism and outdoorsmen, drawing millions of visitors every year. With over 550 miles of shoreline, there is a lot of natural beauty, wide open water, hidden coves and endless amenities such as marinas, boat ramps and waterfront restaurants. It really does…

fireworks on a lake

4th of July Lake Fireworks Shows

This year, fireworks shows are back for 4th of July celebrations. Last year we saw a lot of cancellations from pandemic concerns, despite a noticeable rise in lake and boating activity. With a few exceptions, most of the regular annual fireworks shows are back on lakes across Texas and Oklahoma. With July 4 landing on…