2021 Beautiful Boat Parade

July 4th 2021 was simply a beautiful evening for the Lake Interlochen community. Beauty blessed the 16th annual Lake Interlochen Independence Day Boat Parade as the weather was beautiful, the decorated boats were beautiful, and even the costumed participants and spectators were beautiful. (Remember, beauty is in the eye of the beholder.) Backyard spectators along the route […]

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Lake stocked with tilapia

The annual stocking of tilapia into Lake Interlochen was done May 3. As in previous years, these hungry vegetarian fish are searching the waterways for algae for feasting. They will eat, spawn, and repeat from now until the water temperature drops below 55 degrees. The tilapia then become tasty treats for the lake’s bass, catfish, […]

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Frigid February 2021

Jeff Coombes, Lake Interlochen resident and filmmaker, produced this drone footage of our neighborhood covered in snow and ice during the frigid February of 2021. Download these YouTube videos to view. (Hint: turn off “auto play” on YouTube page.) This footage is also showing on Lake Interlochen Facebook page. https-::www.youtube.com:watch?v=NTWm1QFM-_Y www.youtube.com:watch?v=jhymVaKDccc

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Lake Interlochen Monster Fish

Avid angler Ed Klobas caught a 68-pound smallmouth buffalo while fishing on the South Channel early in February. Had it been certified, the fish would be a Texas record for the largest fish ever caught on private waters. Ed hauled the big fish to his Loch Lomond residence, weighed it and then released it back into […]

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A Vintage Vehicle Year

In addition to the 1950s Chevy truck of The People’s Award winning decoration at 1408 Crowley, there are two other antique vehicles featured in front yard Christmas displays this year. Findlay and Portofino 3202 San Paulo

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2020 Christmas Lights Winners

The Findlay Award — 1106 Montreau. The Bergmann Family. Named after our late Interlochen founder, this prize is reserved for long time residents who still go all out after several decades. The Griswald Award — 1209 Findlay. The Turner Family. If ever a family was crazy like the Griswalds, it is this one. The only […]

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