Watercraft

SPECIAL LOCAL WATERCRAFT CONTROLS - MARQUETTE COUNTY

BASS LAKE - R281.752.5 - Hours for high-speed boating and water skiing.

5. On the waters of Bass lake, sections 29 and 30, town 45 north, range 26 west, and sections 25 and 26, town 45 north, range 25 west, township of Forsyth, county of Marquette, state of Michigan, no operator of any motorboat, during the period from 6:30 p.m. to 10:00 a.m. of the following day, shall:

(a) Operate such motorboat at high speed, which means a speed at or above which a motorboat reaches a planing condition.

(b) Have in tow, or otherwise assist in the propulsion of, a person on water skis, water sled, surfboard, or other similar contrivance.

History: Eff. May 18, 1970

BIG SHAG LAKE - R281.752.1 - Hours for high-speed boating and water skiing.

1. On the waters of Big Shag lake, sections 25, 26 and 36, town 45 north, range 26 west, township of Forsyth, county of Marquette, state of Michigan, no operator of any motorboat, during the period from 6:30 p.m. to 10:00 a.m. of the following day, shall:

(a) Operate such motorboat at high speed, which means a speed at or above which a motorboat reaches a planing condition.

(b) Have in tow, or otherwise assist in the propulsion of, a person on water skis, water sled, surfboard, or other similar contrivance.

History: Eff. May 18, 1970

BIG SHAG LAKE, PORTION - R281.752.2 - Slow--no wake speed.

2. On those waters of Big Shag lake lying between a line from the northwest corner of government lot no. 4 running southwest to the opposite shore and a line 500 feet south therefrom and running from the most easterly to the west shore of the lake, section 25, town 45 north, range 26 west, township of Forsyth, county of Marquette, state of Michigan, no operator of any motorboat shall exceed a slow--no wake speed, which means a very slow speed whereby the wake or wash created by the motorboat would be minimal.

History: Eff. May 18, 1970

CHOCOLAY RIVER - WC-52-88-001 - Slow--no wake speed.

On the waters of the Chocolay river, sections 5, 6, and 8, T47N, R24W, Chocolay township, Marquette county, it is unlawful for the operator of a vessel to exceed a slow--no wake speed.

History: Eff. April 3, 1989

CLEAR LAKE - R281.752.7 - Motorboats prohibited.

7. On the waters of Clear lake, section 5, town 48 north, range 29 west, Champion township, Marquette county, it is unlawful to operate a motorboat.

History: Eff. May 31, 1973

FARMERS LAKE - R281.752.6 - Hours for high-speed boating and water skiing.

6. On the waters of Farmers lake, section 16 and 17, town 45 north, range 24 west, township of Forsyth, county of Marquette, state of Michigan, no operator of any motorboat, during the period from 6:30 p.m. to 10:00 a.m. of the following day, shall:

(a) Operate such motorboat at high speed, which means a speed at or above which a motorboat reaches a planing condition.

(b) Have in tow, or otherwise assist in the propulsion of, a person on water skis, water sled, surfboard, or other similar contrivance.

History: Eff. May 18, 1970

GREENWOOD RESERVOIR - R281.752.8 - High-speed boating and water skiing prohibited.

8. On the waters of the Greenwood reservoir, T47N, R28W, Ely township, Marquette county, it is unlawful to:

(a) Operate a vessel at high speed.

(b) Have in tow, or otherwise assist in the propulsion of, a person on water skis, water sled, kite, surfboard, or other similar contrivance.

History: Eff. November 19, 1974

JOHNSON LAKE - R281.752.4 - Hours for high-speed boating and water skiing.

4. On the waters of Johnson lake, section 27, town 45 north, range 25 west, township of Forsyth, county of Marquette, state of Michigan, no operator of any motorboat, during the period from 6:30 p.m. to 10:00 a.m. of the following day, shall:

(a) Operate such motorboat at high speed, which means a speed at or above which a motorboat reaches a planing condition.

(b) Have in tow, or otherwise assist in the propulsion of, a person on water skis, water sled, surfboard, or other similar contrivance.

History: Eff. May 18, 1970

LITTLE SHAG LAKE - R281.752.3 - Hours for high-speed boating and water skiing.

3. On the waters of Little Shag lake, section 31, town 45 north, range 25 west, and section 36, town 45 north, range 26 west, township of Forsyth, county of Marquette, state of Michigan, no operator of any motorboat, during the period from 6:30 p.m. to 10:00 a.m. of the following day, shall:

(a) Operate such motorboat at high speed, which means a speed at or above which a motorboat reaches a planing condition.

(b) Have in tow, or otherwise assist in the propulsion of, a person on water skis, water sled, surfboard, or other similar contrivance.

History: Eff. May 18, 1970