Helpful Tips

Summer Adventures

Alaska is often referred to as the “Land of the Midnight Sun” and we like to maximize our summers, here are some ideas !

  • Fishing (Pike, Burbot, Rainbows, Arctic Char, Dolly Varden, Salmon) Remember to have a fishing license.
  • Boating and water sports (including tubing, wakeboarding, waterskiing, wakesurfing)
  • Riding the trails on ATVs or UTVs
  • Berry picking, Moose hunting, Hiking, Biking, Running
  • Taking advantage of the warmth to ride scooters on roads
  • Summer Library Activities & Reading Programs
  • Swimming and Soaking up Rays (wear proper SPF)
  • Mud Volleyball, 4th of July Festivities

Winter Adventures

The darkness does come, I like to earn my hot cocoa doing some of the following…

  • Snowmobiling on the lake and winter groomed snow trails​
  • Skiing or Snowshoeing along the lake or trails​
  • Seeing all the Fireworks around New Years Eve and Day​
  • Checking out the Aurora Borealis/Northern Lights Shows​
  • Free skates at the Big Lake Lions Club Community Rec Center​
  • Ice Fishing, Dog Sledding, or ​
  • Hot Cocoa, curling up with a book or watching a movie​

Helpful Videos

Launching A Boat

How To Tie Off A Boat

Towing Behind A Boat

How To Relax At The Lake

EZ Dock in Action

How fun gets on the water. EZ Port revolutionized docking and launching with the original, drive-on PWC lift. Whether you are an experienced operator or just getting started, boarding and launching is a breeze, and is ideal for any size or brand of PWCs.


EZ Dock and the EZ Port 2i