Lake Norman Boating Markers and Navigation Tips

“By engaging in smart boating on Lake Norman, not only will you and your boat be safer, but you will also help other boaters stay safe as well,” says Lowry Hobbs of Westport Marina. “Using your commons sense while boating and understanding what navigational aids and regularly markets mean will…
Date posted: Jul-03-2017 Continue Reading

What to Consider When Boating with Pets

Boating is a great way to get outside and spend time with the whole family - and that includes your furry friend! Dogs are a member of the family for many, so when you head out to go boating it’s hard to leave any loyal family member behind. “A lot…
Date posted: Jun-20-2017 Continue Reading

Best Ways to Beat the Heat on Lake Norman

The Summer weather is definitely here to stay. The temperatures have been bouncing through the 80s with high levels of humidity. The muggy weather and heat have made it tough to spend long periods of time outside. Luckily, Westport Marina offers you and your family a refreshing and fun way…
Date posted: Jun-12-2017 Continue Reading

Do’s and Don’ts of Lake Norman Fishing

Charlotte is home to many Lake Norman fishing enthusiasts, and the problem they most often come across is finding the best place on the lake to cast their line. Sadly, there is no one location that is perfectly full of fish all year round. In fact, the fish's’ location change…
Date posted: Jun-05-2017 Continue Reading

Celebrate Safe Boating Week on Lake Norman

Every year Westport Marina on Lake Norman participates in the National Safe Boating Week safety campaign. This year's national Safe Boating Week is May 20-26, 2017. "We place a large importance on our boat owners and boat renters to know their safety when they come to Lake Norman to enjoy…
Date posted: May-09-2017 Continue Reading