Not Allowed to do with a boat.

  • Tying up, including Stiltsville
  • Rafting
  • Anchoring, including no anchoring in the shallow sandbars (e.g., Haulover Sandbar, Nixon Beach Sandbar, Sands Cut Sandbar and others)
  • Beaching (no beaching of boats on Monument Island, Sandspur Island AKA "Beer Can Island," Pace Picnic Island or others
  • Landings

Boat Capacity


  • Boats 25' or less: Four adults maximum, plus children. Maximum of eight on the boat.
  • Boats 26'-36': Six adults maximum, plus children. Maximum of 10 on the boat.
  • Boats 37'+: Eight adults maximum, plus children. Maximum of 10 on the boat.
  • No boat shall exceed the maximum capacity of persons per "maximum capacity label." Children must be 17 and under.

Charter Vessels


  • Captain, crew and patrons must wear facial coverings and gloves and practice social distancing*
  • "Six-Pack" vessels must adhere to no more than four guests per vessel and CDC guidelines
  • Vessels must adhere to CDC guidelines to include social distancing; delineate "Safe" patron fishing positions on seats, vessel railings or deck with tape (6-foot minimum spacing)
  • All fishermen must have their own fishing poles and tackle. No rental of equipment is allowed
  • Restroom (head) must have CDC cleanliness guidelines posted, be sanitized/disinfected hourly or as needed; soap, water, and/or hand sanitizer for patrons required
  • Fish cleaning/bait table stations: One person per station at a time. Proper cleaning and sanitation processes should always be practiced
  • If mates are filleting caught by patrons, only one mate per table
  • Landside operations: Check in location is required to practice safe social distancing and utilize personal protective equipment*
  • Delineate, with tape, safe social distance positions for those waiting in line to check in/out
  • Staff and patrons must wear facial coverings, while on the dock, practicing safe social distancing