Random Observations From The Grand Lake Bum

Random Observations From The Grand Lake Bum

November 30th, 2020 I hope you enjoyed a great – and safe Thanksgiving holiday. It would be hard to get better weather, that’s for sure. Boaters and golfers all appeared to have a great weekend. I hope you grabbed some of that weather while it was here, because...
Pensacola Dam To Be Closed to Traffic Through March 2021

Pensacola Dam To Be Closed to Traffic Through March 2021

Updated November 16, 2020 Rumors continue to swirl in the South Grand Lake area that the resurfacing project across the Pensacola Dam is ahead of schedule, and, with the cooperation of the weather, the Dam portion of the project could be completed as early as January....
Lights on the Lake Christmas Festival in Grove

Lights on the Lake Christmas Festival in Grove

2020 Edition Each and every Christmas, Grove, Oklahoma transforms into a winter wonderland complete with unique shopping and dining, exciting events, and dazzling Christmas light displays set against the shores of beautiful Grand Lake O’ the Cherokees. Enjoy...
What Will Grove Look Like In 2045? Share Your Thoughts…

What Will Grove Look Like In 2045? Share Your Thoughts…

Much like Jules Verne looked to the future, the City of Grove is working on a vision of what the city will be like 25 years into the future, and yes… that takes us to 2045. For the past eight months, a group hired to put that vision into a working document has...
Time To Plan A Fall Getaway To Grove and Grand Lake

Time To Plan A Fall Getaway To Grove and Grand Lake

With cooler temperatures, changing leaves, and a whole bunch of special events – now is the time to start thinking about a fall getaway to Grand Lake and Grove. Of course, that means you will need to find a place to stay at Grand Lake, and you can do that HERE....
The Pros and Cons of Owning a Lakefront Home at Grand Lake

The Pros and Cons of Owning a Lakefront Home at Grand Lake

Owning a lakefront home (or condo) at Oklahoma’s Grand Lake sounds like a dream come true and a great investment to lots of people, but it can come with both pros and cons. Yes, lakefront real estate comes at a higher price, but the return is often worth the cost. But...
Safe Boating Tips For A High Water July 4th at Grand Lake

Safe Boating Tips For A High Water July 4th at Grand Lake

GRDA Police offer safe boating tips for July 4 holiday Following a May and June marked by historic, heavy rains across the region, the levels of both Grand Lake and Lake Hudson will be above normal elevations throughout the 2019 July 4th holiday. It is also likely...
Is Your Dock Legal and Permitted?

Is Your Dock Legal and Permitted?

Every year about this time (springtime!), the Grand River Dam Authority poses the question: What’s up with your dock? With the busy lake season just around the corner, it’s an important question for dock owners, sellers and buyers on Grand and Hudson lakes to...
Adopting The Shoreline

Adopting The Shoreline

As the thoughts of many are already turning to summer and days spent on the water at Grand Lake, it’s also a good time to give some thought to shoreline cleanup. With that in mind, the Grand River Dam Authority is reminding the public of the Grand Lake “Adopt the...
Adopt the Shoreline Program at Grand Lake Set to Begin

Adopt the Shoreline Program at Grand Lake Set to Begin

Last year, several entities, including the Grand River Dam Authority, Grand Lake Sail & Power Squadron and various grand lake stakeholders came together to develop the Adopt the Shoreline Program for Grand Lake. Now, in the spring of 2018, their coordinated effort...