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  1. Love the Local Lakes !

    PB Open Water
    Love the Local Lakes ! 4/27/2016 0 Comments We are so fortunate to live in an area with awesome lake fronts filled with docks, restaurants, splash parks, playgrounds, festivals and events!! For many years every weekend we boated the same familiar lake because we didn't know...
  2. Alabama Lakes Jet Friendly...Madison Area?

    East Coast - South
    Hey Southerners, please tell me about the below Lakes near Madison Alabama > > > are they OT Header Jet Boat friendly? BTW > I run water-injected headers and baffles. Wheeler Lake Weiss Lake Guntesville Lake and And how's the Tennessee River running through Alabama for Jet Boats > like a 21'...
  3. [Question] Looking for Boat recommendation for Great Lakes

    Mideast and Great Lakes
    Hello all, Brand new here and to boats in general. I have been into performance cars so far my entire life, and always had the itch for a boat, but never got into it. Growing up my father had a bunch of boats, and recently talking with him got me interested in wanting one for myself. I am quite...
  4. Arizona lakes for truck camper a flat bottom?

    V-Drives
    My wife and I are heading to AZ this April, would like some lake recommendation for Cabover and a flat bottom.lakes and rivers. Thanks Bob
  5. 6th annual Three Lakes shootout june 21 & 22

    Races and Boating Events
    6th Annual Three Lakes Shootout: June 21st & 22nd Bigger 'n Better Than Ever!! Yes it's true...... Even though we still have 2 feet of ice, we sincerely believe it may have melted by the time the Shootout comes around in June! Keep your fingers crossed. We are planning another great event...
  6. Lakes North of Truckee?

    NorCal
    Is there anyone who lives north of truckee or visits up that way? Just wanting to know if there are any lakes that are Hot Boat friendly?
  7. What other lakes do you want to visit?

    PB Open Water
    For most of us, Havasu is the local hot spot, what other lakes do you want to visit? I have wanted to visit Mead and Shasta for quite a while but haven't been able to do that as I don't know that lake at all and would like to go out with someone who knows that lake well. What lake(s) do you...
  8. anyone see the SS339 running the lakes in Arizona?...

    V-Drives
    anyone see the ole SS339 boat around...........curious....butch
  9. [Question] Looking for advice on keeping classic wood boats on desert lakes in the winter

    Paint and Fiberglass Repair
    I have a classic 1955 30' Chris Craft Cruiser and I want to use the boat on Lake Havasu from October 15 to May 15 then on Lake Tahoe the rest of the time. Does anyone know if its too dry for mahogany boats in Havasu in the winter? I'm also looking for craftsmen in the area that do paint and...
  10. Three Lakes Shootout

    Mideast and Great Lakes
    How was it this year? Any pics that you guys can post up?
  11. Worlds Most Beautiful Lakes.

    PB Open Water
    I have been to only one of them........and you! :cool: World's Most Beautiful Lakes: Crater Lake, Ore. - Bing Travel
  12. Norcal Lakes in the Sierra's

    NorCal
    Has anybody taken their "hotboats" up to either Ice House, Union Valley, or Stumpy Meadows up in the Sierra's? Looks like some mighty fine water up there in the mountains.... any problems-issues that you have run into?, noise, speed, etc....
  13. Wind on Colorado river lakes

    PB Open Water
    I know there is no predicting the weather, but are there certain times of the year where you can bet that there will be wind on the lakes? Reason i ask isI like to avoid Havasu/Mohave when its choppy, so I thought heading out this past weekend would be a good idea(pretty quiet) until the wind...
  14. So CAL Lakes

    V-Drives
    Hey Guys so I was working on my boat yesterday in the garage as I am getting ready to take it out for the first time and my neighbor and his buddy wander over yesterday and they were 'know it alls.' Anyway the topic of local lakes comes up and he comments that my exhaust (Basset water cooled...
  15. Major Boating Spots (lakes, rivers, the kiddie pool in your back yard...)

    PB Open Water
    Performance Boats is compiling a list of hotels, service shops and other boating related services around your favorite bodies of water. While we are fairly well aware of some of the user bases favorite spots there are probably some we don't know about as well. Please take a moment to post a...
  16. Water Levels at Your Local Lakes

    PB Open Water
    I am considering creating a page on the site to track water levels at the major boating lakes. I would like to get a quick informal sampling from the users here. Please post your local lakes water levels into the reply.
  17. lakes more crowded this year??

    V-Drives
    Have been out on two weekends so far this year at our local lake. I'm thinking that so far, they are alot more crowded than last year. Any body else noticing this??? Not sure if it's just good weather or what... This past weekend was pretty much a holiday weekend crowd. I was really...
  18. DFW Lakes

    Midwest
    Hi All, Gonna be in Arlington this weekend for work. Can't stand the thought of being stuck in my hotel room. Looking for nice lake to kill the day (saturday) at. Ideally, a lake w/ some houseboat docks so I can at least cruise the docks and see how it's done Texas style. Maybe get some...
  19. Good Oregon Lakes

    PB Open Water
    Does anybody know of some good places to go boating in Oregon? Looking for some lakes, not ocean, have a 29' boat so I would prefer a lake on the larger size.
  20. Finger Lakes in NY...

    BOTE
    A lady friend of mine said the finger lakes in NY are excellent for boating...just passing it along.
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