2016 Lake Lanier Association Annual Meeting Report

More than 500 interested individuals gathered for the 2016 Annual Meeting of the Lake Lanier Association.

Volunteer for Pan American Championship Races at Lake Lanier

Volunteer today for the Pan American Championships Continental Olympic Qualifier for Juniors and Seniors coming to Lake Lanier in May of 2016.

Lake Lanier Association Newsletter Lists Priorities for 2016

The Lake Lanier Association Newsletter for February lists the non-profit group’s priorities for 2016.

Volunteers Needed to Remove Debris at Lake Lanier Rowing Club

The Lake Lanier Rowing Club is calling for volunteers to help remove debris that washed ashore when the lake flooded the cove by their boathouse.

Army Corps Raises Some Day-Use Fees for Lake Lanier

The US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) manages Lake Lanier, the shoreline, scores of boat ramps and dozens of day-use parks and campgrounds. That requires taxpayer dollars and user fees.  So … USACE is raising some day-use fees for a day at the park or launching a …

Lake Lanier Polar Bear Plunge Postponed

The Lanier Canoe & Kayak Club (LLKC) has postponed its 19th Annual Polar Bear Plunge previously scheduled for New Year’s Day 2016.

High Water on Lake Lanier Closes Parks

High water on Lake Lanier and debris floating into the lake are closing parks and endangering boaters.

Water Control Manual (WCM) Open House in Gainesville 10-26-15

Few of us have any clue about the meaning of the Water Control Manual (WCM) and the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) recently released by the US Army Corps of Engineers that impacts Lake Lanier. Thankfully, we have Lake Lanier Association Executive Director Joanna Cloud.  Even so, Joanna …

Thar Be Dragon Boats on Lake Lanier!

Register for Atlanta Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival

Morgan House and his team at the Lake Lanier Olympic Venue (LLOV) hosted the 20th Anniversary Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival on Saturday, September 12, 2015. While area politicians, committees and local leaders fussed about using $300,000 from the Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST) to improve access for …

Lanier Canoe & Kayak Club Paddlers Vie for Olympics

The Lanier Canoe & Kayak Club (LCKC) has retained the glory of the Lake Lanier Olympic Venue, where visitors from around the world experienced the 1996 Olympic Games. Members of LCKC honor the club’s global reputation for excellence.  A few are in Milan, Italy, preparing for the ICF Flatwater …