Active Mountain Living

Friday News

Administration Notices
Board Video
Watch the video below from the last Board Meeting held on September 27, 2022
New Website
Over 400 people have successfully signed up for the new website.   For those of you who haven't tried yet, please send an email to with the subject line 'New Website'.  Please include your name, email address (if different from the email you're sending the message from, address and Lot Number.      

Note:  If your email address doesn't match what we have in our current system, we'll have to change that before adding you to the new website.

Note:  We send you an email that provides a link to create your own password.   If you get that email, please set your password right away.   

Note:  Every user needs their own email to sign up.   There isn't a way to create an account for couples on the website.

Fire Prevention – Fireplaces and Chimneys

As winter approaches, there is a growing desire and need for the use of fireplaces. However, chimneys are often neglected when it comes to cleaning and maintenance. Byproducts of the burning wood in a fireplace stick to chimney walls over time. This buildup known as creosote is the leading cause of chimney fires. Please follow the below safety tips to prevent house fires related to chimneys and fireplaces:

1. Have your chimney cleaned and serviced by a qualified professional before its first use
    each winter.
2. Use seasoned wood and keep the damper open wide to minimize the buildup of
3. Use a fireplace screen to keep dangerous embers and sparks in the fireplace where they
4. Do not sleep or leave the house with the fire burning.
5. Safely dispose of ashes. Once cool to the touch, ashes from a recently burned fire
    should be placed in a metal container with a lid and placed at least three feet from the
    perimeter of your home.


Friday - September 30th - $22.95

Chef's Seafood Station

All you can eat!!  Your seafood choice of Scallops, Shrimp, Lobster, Grouper, Calamari, Clams, Salmon, or mussels.  Paired with Angel Hair Pasta and your choice of Marinara, Alfredo, Scampi or Lemon Caper Sauce served with fresh vegetables, salad and rolls.

Saturday - October 1st - $29.95

Beef Tenderloin Chateaubriand with a béarnaise sauce served with roasted potatoes and butternut squash.  Includes salad and a roll.  

Sunday - October 2nd - $15.95

All you can eat Sunday Brunch at Club Tamarack

Yoo-hoo!!! We will be having a Shelter Open House Sunday afternoon Oct 9th.

If you want to meet us come on over!!  My friends and I are looking for our forever homes.  You can meet us any other time too.  Just call or text LuAnn to set up a visit.  678-414-1047.

PS. We are always welcoming canned Fancy Feast cat food too. 😻 Thanks

Lake & Wildlife
Saturday October 1st Partners Program Topics include

· The latest fishing study and plans for improving the fishing in Lake Tamarack.

· An overview of the new Bent Tree community web site, including all the wonderful Lake &
  Wildlife content there!

· The Joro Spider – Good, Bad, or Indifferent?

Come at 9 a.m. to enjoy socializing, coffee and donuts. The program starts at 9:30 a.m. in the lower level of Club Tamarack. L&W is open to all residents. Learn more about L&W here.

The FINAL two collection days for Tamarack Treasures are Oct 1st and Oct 8. Many thanks to all of our residents who have already made donations. If you have any questions, concerns, or would like to know how to get involved, please contact Mary Ada Kidd at  More on Tamarack Treasures at Tamarack Treasures WINTER - (

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