1 Day, 2 Ways: Wake Lake / Paddle Lake

1 Day, 2 Ways: Wake Lake / Paddle Lake

Whether you’re riding a wave or paddling a cove, these are the best spots. by Emily Debert & Nathan Bechtold WAKE LAKE Wake sports demand just the right spot: quiet water without heavy boating traffic, so the boat driver delivers a perfect wake and the...

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1 Day, 2 Ways: Wake Lake / Paddle Lake

1 Day, 2 Ways: Wake Lake / Paddle Lake

Whether you’re riding a wave or paddling a cove, these are the best spots. by Emily Debert & Nathan Bechtold WAKE LAKE Wake sports demand just the right spot: quiet water without heavy boating traffic, so the boat driver delivers a perfect wake and the...

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Take The Wake

Take The Wake

Handle choppy water like a pro. by Brent Simpson It’s the cavitation of fun on the most popular recreational Lake: The Wake. It inspires the adventurous boater and the ire of those yearning for calm waters of yesteryear at Lake of the Ozarks. The ‘Wake’ today is...

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Fishing 12 Months A Year On The Lake

Fishing 12 Months A Year On The Lake

There’s no off-season for fishermen here. by Brent Frazee From January through December, something’s always biting on Lake of the Ozarks. The only reason not to wet a line is if there’s too much lightning, too much ice, or too much work! That’s what I’ve found in my...

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Boating 12 Months A Year — 2020 On The Lake

Boating 12 Months A Year — 2020 On The Lake

If you find yourself wondering, “What are we doing at the Lake this weekend?”, it’s because you didn’t read this first. by Emily Debert The boating season at Lake of the Ozarks may not be year-round. But for Lake of the Ozarks boaters, there’s something to enjoy as...

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Can Boat-Buyers Avoid Paying Sales Tax?

Can Boat-Buyers Avoid Paying Sales Tax?

Boaters who’ve heard about no-sales-tax states, such as Delaware or Oregon, wonder if they could eliminate sales tax on a boat purchase if they simply buy a boat there. The answer is yes – but only if they use their boat in those states. Generally, boaters have to pay...

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4 Drinks On The Water’s Edge  & Where To Find Them

4 Drinks On The Water’s Edge & Where To Find Them

by Al Griffin & Emily Smith Nectar Of The Gods — Paradise Restaurant Paradise’s signature drink, “Nectar of the Gods,” is like a peach party in your mouth! Made of white rum, Hiram Walker Peach Schnapps, and ice-blended mango drizzled with strawberry...

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Party Lake/Family Lake – 1 Day, 2 Ways

Party Lake/Family Lake – 1 Day, 2 Ways

Party LakeThere’s no “right way” to party by boat at Lake of the Ozarks, other than to always designate a sober captain. The not-so-secret ingredient to a righteous party and day of hopping is all about location. The days of Party Cove are all but dead,...

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Picturesque Paddling Places At Lake Of The Ozarks

Picturesque Paddling Places At Lake Of The Ozarks

We all come to Lake of the Ozarks for the same reason: to enjoy being on the water. Whether it is coving out, bar hopping, or just a long boat ride, for us boat lovers you almost can’t beat a good day on the Lake. But let’s face it, the Lake can be a busy...

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7 Stops For Breakfast On The Water

7 Stops For Breakfast On The Water

Dining at the water’s edge is a Lake of the Ozarks official pastime. Waterfront restaurants abound, and on summer nights, they’re all hopping. But what about breakfast on the water? A morning cruise across the glassy Lake still undisturbed by summertime...

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