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The Houseboat Experience in Lewiston, CA

November 7, 2023 11:38 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Nestled 45 miles northwest of Redding, California, Trinity Lake stands as a hidden gem at the base of the Trinity Alps Wilderness Area. As the third-largest water reservoir in the state, it beckons nature enthusiasts with its 145 miles of pristine shoreline, secluded coves, and breathtaking waterfalls. Surrounded by tall pines, cedar, and oak trees, Trinity Lake is a haven for outdoor activities, including hunting, fishing, skiing, and houseboating. The marina, conveniently located 2 miles past the dam, serves as the gateway to this aquatic wonderland. Trinity Alps Marina: A Family Legacy Founded in 2003, Trinity Alps Marina is a... View Article

Anchoring, Mooring, And Docking: What’s The Difference?

February 9, 2023 9:58 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Mooring a boat is a complicated process that requires a solid understanding of all options, equipment, techniques, and limitations. It’s a must-have skill for boat owners because improper mooring can cause damage to your vessel or another boat. There are many ways to moor a boat, including docking, anchoring, and mooring balls. Different moorings are designed for different types of weather and water conditions, from concrete blocks that offer the least hold to helical anchors screwed into the seabed that help to keep your vessel safe during high winds and waves. Understanding which type of mooring is right for your... View Article

How To Get The Most Out Of Your Boat Marina Experience 

February 9, 2023 9:40 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Whether it’s your first visit to your boat marina or a returning customer, the following tips will help you get the most out of your next marina experience!   1. Check Out The Amenities  Taking the time to check out what your marina has to offer can make a significant difference in the overall experience. From poolside bars to ice delivery service, many marinas offer amenities that can elevate the boating experience. The best way to find out is by asking questions of people you know who use the facility. Ask about the quality of the facilities, the convenience of... View Article

Tying Up at the Docks: A How-To Guide

October 20, 2022 12:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Here at Trinity Alps Marina, we frequently hear from boat enthusiasts and those who are interested in getting involved with boats the concern: "I don’t know how to dock my boat". It can be a big issue if you own a boat and don’t know how to get all the value that you possibly can out of it. Not knowing how to dock it is a worry, and, understandably, many people want to resolve their lack of understanding of this process as rapidly as possible. Fortunately, we have more than a few tips on how to get your boat docked safely... View Article

The Benefits of Mooring at a Marina

July 27, 2021 1:39 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Lots of people invest in boats so they can enjoy warm weather recreation out on the water. No matter your favorite way to spend a day on your boat, you want to make sure your boat is protected when it’s not in use—including during the fall and winter months. If you’re trying to figure out where to keep your boat when you’re not using it, it’s worth it to consider the benefits of mooring your boat at a marina. Why you should moor your boat at a marina During the fall and winter, mooring a boat is a great option... View Article