LeBlanc: Real boaters are a special group

You know folks, real boaters love their sport and the water. They like the feel of the wind and the spray blowing into their faces as they go out on the water whether it’s saltwater or freshwater, power boat or sailboat it doesn’t…

Lake Conroe Boat Show 2022

Come to the show at Papa’s on the Lake February 3-6.Thursday and Friday: 10AM to 7PMSaturday: 9AM to 7PMSunday: 10AM to 5PM

LeBlanc: A few interesting and useful boating items

Once again, I have come upon a couple outdoor products that are new to me and I thought that today I would pass some on to you as I found them interesting.
Anything you put on a boat will rust, rot, or corrode a…

LeBlanc: Summer is here, time to get the kayak out

Summer is here and it is getting a little warm so I have a suggestion that will help you enjoy the season and that is to take a look at the paddling trails that are available to us by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department and…

LeBlanc: A look at some new boat accessories

No boat shows this year can eliminate the adventure out of looking around at all of the new goodies for our boats that we love to look at, dream about, and try and figure out how we can afford to make out boats more user friend…

LeBlanc: Tips to prepare your boat for winter

Here we are faced with some cold weather for a few days and some boaters will be thinking about putting their boats away for the winter. And if you are in that group, you need to keep in mind that there is a right and a wrong w…

LeBlanc: Fourth of July is a big boating weekend

The Fourth of July is here already and we have once again passed the half-way mark for another year. As is normal, the days have started to get shorter by about five minutes a day until the winter solstice, which is Dec. 21. Fo…

LeBlanc: Winterizing your boat is important

It still may be warm here but believe it or not winter is on the way…probably. Well it usually comes down this way anytime now from today through February, so we need to be prepared for it just in case it gets here. For those o…

On the move: The allure of the water beckons newcomers

An interesting thing that Jackson has noticed about the people who live in the area is that many have either purchased a second home to be closer to the water, or that they are willing to have a longer commute time in order to live there.

“The bottom…