Lake Diane Rules

Fast Boating hours are 11 am to 730 pm, or an hour before sunset. TheDNR ordinance that governs this is worded 10 am to 630 pm, however daylight savings time is taken into account.

LAKE DIANE – R281.730.11 – Hours for high-speed boating and water skiing.

11. On the waters of Lake Diane, section 3, 4, 9, 10, and 34, T9S, R3W, Amboy township, Hillsdale county, it is unlawful, between the hours of 6:30 p.m. and 10:00 a.m. of the following day 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: October 25, 1985
R 281.700.3 High-speed boating and water skiing prohibited; time.

Rule 3. (1) On the waters of this state where special local watercraft controls have been established prohibiting high-speed boating and water skiing from 6:30 p.m. to 10:00 a.m. of the following day, the hours shall be 7:30 p.m. to 11:00 a.m. of the following day when and where eastern daylight saving time is in effect.

(2) “Daylight saving time” means the advancing of the standard time by 1 hour, commencing at 2 o’clock antemeridian on the last Sunday of April of each year and ending at 2 o’clock antemeridian on the last Sunday of October of each year in conformity with the federal uniform time act of 1966.

History: 1979 AC, Eff. July 18, 1974.
All watercraft are required to travel in a counter clockwise path on inland lakes in the state.
(Keep the shore on the drivers right.)