Watching fireworks over the the lake with family is a tradition in the Iowa Great Lakes Area!  Whether you watch from the shores of the lake or in a boat, there is something magical about seeing the reflection of the colors in the rippling water.  There is no shortage of opportunities to watch a spectacular … Read more

Walleye Season Opens May 6

The 141st walleye fishing season officially opens May 6 at Spirit Lake, East and West Okoboji lakes. “Lake temperatures have been on a nice steady rise this spring and if the numbers of walleyes caught in ou r nets this spring are any indication, there should be some great fishing this spring in the Iowa … Read more

Yoga: State of Mind & Body

She knew nothing about the power of yoga when she took her first class, but the experience would lead to a life-changing revelation for Janine Gustafson. “I wasn’t a workout person at the time, maybe 15 years ago or so,” Gustafson remembered. “But I heard about this yoga class and, although I had no idea … Read more