Jon Boats

Jon Boats

  • Members must sign a waiver (on file for the season) prior to  taking out jon boats.
  • You must be 18 years of age with a valid driver’s license to operate a jon-boat.  A NC Boaters License through the NC Wildlife Commission is strongly recommended.
  • An equipment orientation and policy review is required prior to first time launch.
  • You must wear a coast guard approved type III PFD at all times.
  • No swimming from jon boat
  • If you find yourself in the water, your first priority is to get back to your craft.  
  • A lifeguard will assist you if you are observed in the water.
  • All jon-boat and fishing activities must take place within buoys
  • You must stay where a lifeguard can see you, no matter your age or swimming ability.