The Hopatcong Grand Prix Race was held this last Sunday, September 25th and the crowd was amazed by the speed of the boats, the level of the competition and the overall venue offered at Lake Forest Yacht Club. As the boats race by the shore at sometimes faster than 90 MPH, the wake almost looks like smoke on the water.
It is well known that the Mayor of Hopatcong is a big fan of the Hopatcong Farmers Market, which is where she first meet the Humming Meadows Alpacas.
The residents of Lake Hopatcong take their Bar crawl very seriously, as illustrated by the seasoned professionals in the picture above.
Offshore-style powerboat racing is in Lake Hopatcong. Some 30 plus boats are expected to compete in up to 10 categories in the Offshore Powerboat Association event, to be run at the Lake Forest Yacht Club.
The Lake Hopatcong Foundation announced the addition of Holly Odgers as their newest team member!
On Monday, September 19, 2016, over 120 people packed the Jefferson High School to hear about NJDEP proposed changes to preserve the lake level and to voice their opinions.
During the Lake Hopatcong Foundation (LHF) BBQ and Tile Signing event on Sunday August 28, 2016. I was lucky enough to get a guided Tour of the Train Station under Development.
The Lake Hopatcong Foundation will try new ways of controlling weeds on the lake.
In an interview with current Lake Hopatcong Foundation (LHF) President, Jessica Murphy opened up about her Educational break. Jessica Stated, “I’m leaving for my graduate degree in Public Service at the right time. We have a great staff that can carry things forward, and now is the perfect time for me to invest in becoming a better force within the Foundation that can take it to the next level when I return."
The USGS water level reading at the Landing location was 7.93 this morning, which is the first time this summer the water level has dropped below eight feet.
The Lake Hopatcong Foundation (LHF) is pleased to one again to present Lake Loop 2016, that include 20, 40 or 62 mile scenic bike rides, 1.5 mile or 5K adventure trail, and a 2.5 mile beautiful paddle on the lake.
Today on September 11th, 2016 Flash Marina hosted a memorial open water swim that not only served to remember this date in time, but to also benefit the Eleventh Hour Rescue.
As of August 10, 2016. The CDC has documented 54 cases of the Zika virus in state of New Jersey. This is up three cases from last week.