The first time he came out to the cove, he says, he tied up to small boats, a sort of breach of etiquette because the usually snobby big-boat owners only tied up together, he says. Hop onboard and set your navigation, these are the 10 best party coves in America listed alphabetically by state. Drunk on Jell-O shots and rum runners a Party Cove favorite consisting of white and dark rum, pineapple juice and bitters , she throws a temper tantrum when she fails to find her minty cancer-stick of choice. Our prices are comparible, but our boats are not. Therefore we understand that we have one chance to get it right. Please excuse the fact that the young lady seen previously somehow snuck into this photo. During these weekend events the crowds are at their biggest and the craziness is at its zenith.
It's the lascivious, twisted stuff of Party Cove legend. Public sex is common and even encouraged here but be warned: everybody is filming. Among the goodies he's uncovered are hundreds of Mardi Gras beads, a disposable camera, a half-dozen pairs of sunglasses, a bottle of Mike's Hard Lemonade and a pair of ripped bikini bottoms advertising a nonexistent Web site, www. But it's not the stories of the routine drunks that Humphrey spills forth today. Of those vacationers, the Missouri Water Patrol anticipates between 8,000 and 10,000 will enter the lake's notorious Party Cove, an audacious free-for-all that's earned the reputation as a backwater Sodom and Gomorrah. Some are more family-friendly than others.
The situation is so bad at the lake that it's drawn attention from researchers in California. To the uninitiated, all of the skin is really more comic than erotic. One particular party cove draws in the crowds on this side of the country: Zephyr Cove on Lake Tahoe. Swimming through these murky depths, diver Tim McNitt spreads his thick arms wide, allowing his hands to rake across the muddy lakebed. Locals and tourists from across the Keys join in for this tradition as flocks of boats come together at the sandbar for a day filled with sun, sand and plenty of booze. Here's a picture of one of the pontoons.
Other popular lakes are Lake Travis in Austin, Tx. In just a few minutes, another boat is tied onto the other side of the Wet Rat and a line of boats begins to form like cars in a drive-in movie. Most of the people in the cove know each other, even if only by first name, and they look out for one another, he says. For most people, the real purpose to come here is to take in the water theme and to drink and be merry, but there are many other things available. Among his Party Cove war stories, McNitt tells of drunken hellions bombarding him with M-80 fireworks. So, pool bars are not the only thing to blame.
Humans of all social strata partying together Party Cove is the great equalizer. It attracts the 25-35 crowd. He insists the marriage won't affect his weekend visits. Police said they stopped him because the naked women were making their job difficult, Douglass says. Shopping is a popular past time for a lot of families who go the the Osage Beach Outlet Mall. We just don't have the personnel, the manpower to get in there and work it. Hall, who had been at the lake with a friend of one of Douglass' friends, said that once aboard the Wet Rat, she saw that Douglass needed help with a badly sunburned head.
Unless we get the cooperation of boaters to move it someplace else, there's little we can do. We don't need to see it, too! Thankfully, another young lady came over to make sure the the whipped cream was properly covering the exposed areas. This is the best time to go. It's surprisingly open in that you have people walking across your boat to get to other boats all the time. Party Cove's traditions have been going on for decades, after all, though the gathering spot has shifted over the years. While the older lady is simply staring in that direction, her husband cannot be seen because he has his camera out memorializing the moment. Beyond the alcohol, patrolmen Humphrey and Bartlett told us of a different problem, one they say makes Party Cove unique.
People banging in the putrid lake You know how sometimes people are swimming together and then they start hugging each other in the water? So come rain or shine, the party carries on at Topsider. He and Jacobson were to spend the late afternoon patrolling the cove; now, as the closest Water Patrol unit to the distressed boat, they have no choice but to respond to the emergency call. While they showed up with no ladies on the boat, before you knew it, some ladies showed up and a bachelor party broke out. The first on a Friday, the next on a Saturday. To reduce the chance of accidents you and everyone in your group should know how to swim and stay clear of areas with murky water, drop-offs, and underwater plant life as these can be dangerous. Among the jackpots struck in Party Cove, McNitt's found Rolex watches, gold chains, diamond bracelets, rolls of cash and scores of designer sunglasses. The patrolmen say the Lake of the Ozarks is one of the only places in the country stuff like this happens, with sex and rampant alcohol abuse.
The hot bed of this cool area is the Anderson Hollow Cove better known by its nickname Party Cove. Fishermen cast their lines in the middle of the bay. It would seem that just the mention of how easy-going our area was triggered a whole new level of partying. In recent months, the cove has been featured on the Playboy Channel and the television show A Current Affair. When coupled with the excessive drinking and boat traffic in Party Cove, the unskilled boaters make this a particularly treacherous place. Our customers love the experience they get on the water with us.