NEEDLES HOT BOAT ROUND-UP 2014

It’s the best “boat bling thing’ on the Colorado River……and maybe the entire planet.  The “Billy B” Hot Boat and Car Show in Needles, California at Jack Smith Park is something not to be missed […]

JETS…JETS…AND MORE JETS

While two-thirds of the country was locked in a deep-freeze with sub-zero temperatures, Southern California jet boaters were breaking out the sunblock for a day on Lake Elsinore at the annual Tom Papp Memorial Run.  […]

BAD, BAD, V-DRIVES

For 363 days a year, Irvine Lake, located in the rolling hills of eastern Orange County, California is a quiet, calm and serene reservoir where the loudest audible sound might come from a bird chirping […]

NEEDLES TO PARKER…THE SHOW AND SHINE CAPITAL OF THE SOUTHWEST

I’ve been to four of them so far this year with one more to go at Lake Havasu on November 2.  So who doesn’t like to look at beautifully restored high performance classics and appreciate […]

RIVER ROCKETS 2013

  What does 100,000+ horsepower look like?  Maybe something like this….over 100 of the hottest hot boats in the country lined-up gunnel to gunnel along the beach of the oh-so-popular Pirates Cove Resort  just south […]

BOAT AND RODS ON THE RIVER

It’s been one of the Parker Strip’s most popular campground resorts since flatbottom ski boats and hydros discovered the Colorado River.  And not wanting to forget its roots, every September Castle Rock Shores has a […]

BIG BLOCK LEGENDS RALLY

Hot Boat Heaven at the River — February 2010 For more than 50 years, the Colorado River has been a fertile breeding ground for some of the fastest and most exotic high performance boats in […]

BEAUTIES BENEATH THE PINES

Bass Lake Boat Fest 2010 You know that summer can’t be far off as you wind your way up a pine tree lined mountain road in search of Bass Lake’s annual Boat Fest  put on […]