Chapter 10.32
SMALL BOATS ON SKYKOMISH RIVER

Sections:

10.32.010    Territory covered.

10.32.020    Posting signs.

10.32.030    Required equipment on boats.

10.32.040    Penalty for violation of SCC 10.32.030.

10.32.010 Territory covered.

The following regulations are hereby established for the portion of Skykomish River described as follows:

The Skykomish River and its tributaries commencing at a point where the railroad bridge crosses the river approximately one-half mile east of the town of Gold Bar, thence easterly to its source.

(Res. adopted August 1, 1966).

10.32.020 Posting signs.

All usual access points to the portions of the river as described above shall be posted as dangerous to boat travel and the provisions of SCC 10.32.030 are required.

(§ 1 of Res. adopted August 1, 1966).

10.32.030 Required equipment on boats.

Every person who shall use any boat, raft, kayak or other flotation device on the portions of the river as described above shall wear a life jacket of a type approved by the U.S. Coast Guard for use on inland waters and also shall wear a helmet which shall cover the user’s skull from the eyebrows to the top of the neck, which helmet shall be secured by a chin strap and shall have an impact resistance equal to or better than a 20 gauge logger’s helmet (aluminum).

(§ 2 of Res. adopted August 1, 1966).

10.32.040 Penalty for violation of SCC 10.32.030.

Any persons, association or corporation violating the provisions of SCC 10.32.030 shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and shall be punished as provided in SCC 1.01.100.

(§ 3 of Res. adopted August 1, 1966).