This is a post about my most favorite lake…Lake Cherokee in Longview, Texas…my hometown. I have decided to reblog this story because I spent every 4th of July at Lake Cherokee when I was growing up! Have a happy and fun 4th of July!!!!
Lake Cherokee is not a big lake in Texas. Lake Texoma on the Oklahoma border is much, much bigger. Lots more water. Visiting some of the marinas on Texoma is like going to a major boat show in Dallas. The boats are big and the prices are big. Lake Cherokee has nice boats and fast boats…just not so many big boats. At least, I don’t think so. When I was growing up, I thought that the boats on Cherokee were the best boats that existed. I doubt that I had been to very many other lakes. Why would I want to go anywhere else? We could get to LakeCherokee in about 15 to 20 minutes.
Lake Cherokee is just south of my hometown. Paradise! I learned to waterski at THE LAKE. When I was growing up, an invitation to The Lake was like receiving a summons to have dinner with…
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