Learn more about houseboating and the family of Forever Resorts marina locations all across the USA. Each newsletter issue offers information on safe boating, vacation planning and sample itineraries - and of course seasonal special vacation packages to help you get the most of your next houseboat trip.
The freedom of the wide open waters is a great way to celebrate the 4th of July! Check into this issue for some great last minute holiday food tips.
No weekend plans yet?
Check out some last minute houseboats (there are three in California) for the weekend and also on Lake Mead (three there too!).
Sample a delicious recipe for a simple dessert that packs well and...
it's time to start thinking about Fall Houseboating!
Read the June 2015 Issue »
Things change during the summer season. Plans change, fleets change, reservations change. Take a look at the possibilities that these changes might make for you and your plans.
More houseboats arrive at Lake Powell just in time for the summer season along with two dozen brand new PWCs. The theme this month is Don't Forget so take a look at tips from the experienced! Happy Houseboating!
Read the May 2015 Issue »
So... The 2016 dates are now available. 2016? Yes, 2016!!! It's never too early to plan. Many of the lakes were sold out during the peak summer weekends this year. Don't let that happen to you next year!
Plus, check out the top ten things that houseboaters usually run out of! And... don't wait to book your small boats, your deck boats, PWCs and your kayaks ahead of time. There's nothing worse than getting to the marina and being told that they are sold out on the extra "toys" that you wanted. Happy Houseboating!
Read the April 2015 Issue »
Morning Commutes, board Meetings, Family Business, Driving and Morning Traffic are all on board in this month's issue of Waterways!
Take a look at who does the "driving" on a houseboat vacation and learn the secret of the early board. Discover how a small change in the way you pilot the boat can cut your fuel consumption in half and... catch some savings on a 4 day getaway! It's all here in this month's issue!
Read the March 2015 Issue »
It's time to start planning for the upcoming summer season and the big questions still need to be answered:
~What should we bring?
~When are we going?
~What should we rent?
The life questions still remain too:
~Are you so connected...
~That you feel disconnected...
~From what's important?
So take a quick read in this month's issue and find the "Right Balance," look into some real "Morning Traffic," and take care of your own "Family Business!" Thanks for reading!
Read the February 2015 Issue »
Well, it's that time of year again. Time to think football and time to think houseboating too! Take a light hearted look into the comparative advantages of watching the big game, or any game for that matter, on a houseboat.
Fuel prices, water levels, and travel shows are all on the field too in this months edition!
Need some savings for your summer vacation this year? Call in and ask for help from the official Forever Vacation Referees. They're here, ready and waiting, to help you score your own Touchdown Savings.
Read the January 2015 Issue »
Where is Santa?
Check out this month's issue of Waterways and see if you can find all of his pictures in the newsletter. There are actually ten!
~ Is he on the waterslide?
~ Is he on jet ski?
~ Is he lounging on the top deck?
~ Well, the answer is all of the above and more!
Check in for some fun light reading and if you need some help with holiday specials... the Holiday Helper Elf Line has now been activated!
Read the December 2014 Issue »
Thanksgiving is the perfect time, with family and friends all in one place to plan your houseboat vacation for next year. If you're thinking about bringing up the subject of next years summer vacation over the holiday, then this issue, The Thanksgiving Strategy Issue is for you!
Look into the Map Strategy, the Tablet Strategy, and the Boomer Strategy! Then read on for more tips and suggestions to help you truly strategize and plan. Prepare to Prepare!
Read the November 2014 Issue »
Can you believe it's almost Halloween? Check in to this month's issue of Waterways for a pretty sweet idea to keep the mud and sand off of your front deck and consider a swell food shopping idea
The National Park Fee Free Days for 2015 have been announced and the 2015 houseboat vacation season is already booking up! Grab your dates while there is still a great choice of marinas and houseboats available.
Read the October 2014 Issue »
Check out details about one of the best kept secrets in the southwest ~ Lake Mohave! It is almost at "Full Pool." Read on about Cottownood Cove Marina on the lake and a great Fall special for houseboating while the water's still warm!
Fee free Days in the national parks are highlighted and there's also a review of Raft Adventures that start out at the base of Hoover Dam! Group planning? Events? Read on!
Read the September 2014 Issue »
Hold on tight as we jump a few waves this month with some last minute deals and some fun stories. Take a look at a recent news video from Lake Mead in Nevada and look into the story about an airplane that touched down at Oak Bottom Marina in California.
Want to know what the top rated houseboat vacation treat is? Read on! "Believe it or not..." What do you think about the lake legend in this month's issue?
And... take a look at the Snow Coaches heading into Yellowstone soon! "Snow?" Fall is on the way!
Read the August 2014 Issue »
Get the latest news and quotes from all of the lakes.
"The water may be low at some, but the fun is as high as ever!"
California lakes, Trinity, Berryessa, Don Pedro, and Oroville are all open for business too with more than enough water to launch a fabulous houseboat vacation. Arizona and Nevada lakes are good to go too! Check out the details. There's plenty of the houseboating season left!
Read the July 2014 Issue »