Hartwell Dam & Lake

Boating Basics


Rules of the Road
Georgia and South Carolina Boating Laws The following information and images are taken from the Corps of Engineers' "Small Craft Handling" booklet.

"Boats Keep Out" Diagram for Thurmond Lake (PDF File) - download free viewer at www.adobe.com

Boating Checklist

When planning an outing, follow a checklist to make sure you are fully prepared. If you have a problem on the water, you may not be able to swim to shore. Have your watercraft in good condition and be prepared before you leave the shore. Customize your list depending upon the type of watercraft and the activity you plan to enjoy ...

Personal Watercraft Information