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Old 06-30-2011, 10:35 PM
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Default Re: Weekend in GSMNP 6/25/2011

Originally Posted by possessed View Post
I have never seen Fontana Lake so full.
I was on Fontana Lake also; the morning of the 22nd. My mother & sister-in-law, wife and myself rented a pontoon boat for a half day from the Alarka Dock. I'm glad I brought my gps on the boat with us or I would have never found our way back

We talked a little with the Dock worker, he said they had about 4 inches of rain total from the few days before we got there. He said it raised the lake by about a foot. There was a lot of debris on the lake, a butt load of tree logs and garbage It is a very beautiful lake though.

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