Most of us have a hobby, skill or career we wish we could pursue but put on the back burner while life is full of other priorities and demands. We tell ourselves one day we’ll have time for it but that day never seems to come. Smith Mountain Lake is a perfect place for reigniting the flame of that hidden desire and local residents are doing it. Water sports, antique boat hobbyists, engineering feats and artistic development are just a few categories represented here by people who began later in life and are finding joy in that long-awaited pursuit.
Smith Mountain Lake gives residents the privacy, community support and, of course, water needed for just about any activity. What’s more, the lake is inspirational. Its beauty and tranquility have prompted many a dreamer to action. Thinking of trying something new? Smith Mountain Lake may be just the setting you need.