For those of us who grew up or spent summers near a lake or other large bodies of water, being a kid meant time in the water. We fished from a dock, trapped minnows for bait, watched fireworks from a pontoon, communed with nature from canoes, and got up on water skis for the first time! Water could nourish, heal, and delight.
Now that summer has arrived, bringing with it the perfect opportunity to indulge in boating adventures on inland lakes, here are six tips to keep you and your loved ones safe
and happy as a clam this summer.