Lake Norman Safe Boating Week May 21-27, 2016

Every year Westport Marina participates in the National Safe Boating Week safety campaign. This year's national Safe Boating Week is May 21-27, 2016. "We place a large importance on our boat owners and boat renters to know their safety when they come to Lake Norman to enjoy a weekend or…
Date posted: May-21-2016 Continue Reading

Safety Guidelines for Every Lake Norman Boater

For Lake Norman boat owners and boat rentals, the recent seasonal shift means it’s time to go from land to the water for another great North Carolina "boating season!" We are fortunate to be able to call such a beautiful lake "home." Considering the average temperature for the upcoming week…
Date posted: May-04-2016 Continue Reading

5 Tips for Boating with Dogs

  Boating is the perfect way to enjoy fun in the sun with the whole family – including man’s best friend! Dogs can feel like a member of the family, so when going boating it’s hard to leave a family member behind. Many people enjoy boating with dogs. Certain breeds,…
Date posted: Jun-23-2015 Continue Reading

National Safe Boating Week Starts Saturday!

With Memorial Day fast approaching, it’s important to remember the tenants of boat safety. That’s why the National Safe Boating Council announced that May 16th through the 22nd will be National Safe Boating Week!   The kickoff for National Safe Boating Week is the “Ready, Set, Wear It!” event taking…
Date posted: May-14-2015 Continue Reading

Lake Norman Boating: Never Leave Shore Without These Items

Nothing can compare to a day of Lake Norman boating with your friends and family, but if you're going to partake in this fun activity, you need to put safety first. Whether you're a veteran or a first-timer, there are a few things you need to know before leaving the dock…
Date posted: May-05-2014 Continue Reading