Beware of Swimmers

In a lake as small as Forest Lake, it’s easy to forget that boats and jet skis are supposed to stay 200 feet from shore when operating above no-wake speed. As you move closer to shore, be aware that your wake may swamp the floatation device of a poor swimmer or send a wave crashing […]

Illegal Operations

Maine law states that these dangerous operating practices are illegal: Reckless Operation of a vessel, water ski, surfboard, or similar device is operating in a manner that recklessly creates a substantial risk of serious bodily injury to another person. For example, weaving your vessel through congested waterway traffic is illegal, reckless operation. Operating To Endanger […]