Sure, a trip to the lake can be a wonderful way to entertain friends. But when things go pear-shaped, that fuzzy feeling can start to burn.
With the cottaging season upon us, we're collecting stories of weekends gone awry - guests who terrorized their hosts, hosts who entertained with an iron fist.
Whether you call your place a cottage, camp or cabin, who's got the worst tale to tell? Share your story in the comments area of this article or e-mail it to us by Friday at 5 p.m. ET.