May 24

Safe Boating Class

  Classes start June 21, 22, 23 at 6 p.m. The Safe Boating class is offered free of charge. Parents and grandparents are also encouraged to participate. If you know of anyone who is not a member, please make them aware of this very beneficial opportunity. The class will be held on June 21, 22, …

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Mar 23

Paddling Safety: The Next Frontier for Boating Safety Education

Paddling Safety: The Next Frontier for Boating Safety Education Published by BOATERexam.com and LTPO You have probably noticed a growing number of people paddling canoes, kayaks and paddleboards over the last few years. The numbers back up that trend. According to a 2015 Special Report on Paddlesports, in 2014, over 21.7 million Americans took to …

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Feb 26

Oswego Dam

     A little background and more details regarding the purchase of the property adjacent to the Oswego dam which controls the water level of our beloved Lakes Tippecanoe/Oswego/James.      Back in the early 1960’s, LTPO addressed the issue its members were having with the fluctuating water level of God’s Lake in that every year the …

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Feb 25

Starry Stonewort and Local Lakes

Starry Stonewort and Local Lakes Dr. Nate Bosch, Director, Center for Lakes & Streams at Grace College The Center for Lakes & Streams works to make Lake Tippecanoe and other Kosciusko County lakes clean and healthy. Part of this mission is promoting helpful native plant and animal species in Lake Tippecanoe—and working to assist in …

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Jul 22

Tippy: Top 50 Lakes in USA

Top 50 Lakes in the 50 States: INDIANA: TIPPECANOE LAKE This glacial lake in Northern Indiana, just an hour from Fort Wayne, is used primarily for fishing, boating, jet skiing, and water skiing. “Lake Tippy,” as locals call it, is the deepest lake in the state and holds more than 25 finned species for anglers. …

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