FWP Dedicated to Protecting Montana's Waterways
May 26, 2021
Memorial Weekend is the unofficial start to summer in Montana and as boaters venture out to our rivers and lakes, please keep in mind the rules aimed at protecting our waters and preventing the spread of aquatic invasive species.
• All boats must stop at all open watercraft inspection stations they encounter. Failure to stop at inspection stations could result in a fine of up to $500.
• All watercraft coming into Montana from out of state must seek out an inspection prior to launching.
• Non-residents transporting watercraft into Montana must purchase a Vessel AIS Prevention Pass befo...