Five Lakeside Retreats Where It’s Easy to Press Pause

Now that it’s finally time to start planning that family getaway, we’re dreaming of five nearby destinations where you can’t help but press pause at the water’s edge.

Head to the Lake at These Idyllic Retreats

You don’t need to travel far to have a fun summer vacation. These four destinations known for their watery attractions are just a day trip away.

Smart Living Weekly – July 8, 2015

  Set Sail or Ride the Rails Right in Our Region: Rockford Park District has increased the ways the public can enjoy the Forest City Queen boat and Trolley Car…
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How to Choose the Right Boat

Before you hit the water this summer, know what it takes to create an enjoyable boating experience. Learn from some local experts about selecting what’s right for your family.

Resurrecting the Gage-Hacker Boat

Designed to cut through the choppy waters of Geneva Lake, this classic 1960s wooden boat is a local legend. Learn how Bill Gage Jr. is commemorating his father’s crowning achievement with a stylish new version.

Pier 290: Gage Marine Christens Dockside Dining Project

Restaurant Profile: A brand new dining experience opens this summer at Lake Geneva’s Gage Marine. Get a sneak peak at the new dockside restaurant and see when it opens to boaters and landlubbers.