Boating in the
Narrows - 150' Rule & No Wake Zone
Operators of power boats must observe the 150' rule around the
lake and be alert, especially in the Narrows, for underwater
rocks, large boulders, logs, and other submerged obstructions.
Most are unmarked, and boaters unfamiliar with the lake are
especially at risk of collision. The Narrows is a No Wake Zone.
Watercraft - not permitted on the lake by NH State Law
Motorized personal watercraft are not allowed on Lake Armington
by NH State Law, and citations will be issued. A notice to this
effect is posted at the public boat launch.
NH Boat Registration
See the NH DMV website for
Boating Safety Basics
Boating Safety basic rules are posted at public launches and
online See the
NH Boater's education requirements.
boats must travel at No Wake/headway speed (6 mph) within 150 feet
3. Permitted swimming areas
6. Mooring fields
7. Sailboats, kayaks, canoes, rowboats, etc.
8. Other vessels
power boat operator should know these rules and must have a
NH Boating Education Certificate.