The Godfrey Water Slide 24′ TriToon!

The Godfrey Water Slide 24′ TriToon!

Every once in awhile, we like to highlight the boats we have for rent here at Lake Escapes. Last year we brought to you the Aloha double-decker pontoon with its fantastic water slide and the Super Air Nautique G25, which is the only one of its kind that you can rent...
Random Ship Lingo Part 3

Random Ship Lingo Part 3

It’s crazy how much of our common vernacular derives from old sailing lingo! You can check out the first two posts in this small series here and here. Today, we’re going into ship lingo that we’re so used to we probably don’t even realize the terms came from old...
More Random Boating Terms Cause it’s Fun!

More Random Boating Terms Cause it’s Fun!

In our last post, we talked about where the common terms of Freeboard, Starboard, and Port came from. It’s totally random knowledge now to know such things, but it’s fun. So this week, we’re going to cover a few more totally random boating terms that have slipped into...
Random Knowledge about Boating Lingo!

Random Knowledge about Boating Lingo!

Boating has a language or lingo all its own. Much of the lingo is a carry-over from a time when sailing was a major way of transporting goods, so many of the words have their roots in that history. Although we don’t rent sailing boats at Lake Escapes, most of the...