Safe Boating Tips:

  •  Travel only in areas open to your type of boat.
  •  Carry a Coast Guard approved life vest (PFD) for each person on board.
  •  Always operate your boat at a safe speed.
  •  Always have a designated lookout to keep an eye out for other boaters and all other watercraft.
  •  If crossing a wake, cross at low speeds and keep a close lookout for other watercraft.
  •  Comply with all signs and respect barriers. This includes speed limits, no-wake zones and underwater obstructions, etc.
  •  Make every effort to always go boating with a partner.
  •  Don’t mix boating with alcohol or drugs.