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New Hampshire Boating Information


Ski craft defined...

Some New Hampshire laws reference “ski craft.” “Ski craft” is defined by law as any motorized vessel that is less than 13 feet in length, is capable of exceeding 20 miles per hour, and has the capacity to carry no more than an operator and one other person.

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Call the New Hampshire Department of Safety, Division of State Police, Marine Patrol Bureau, at: 1-877-642-9700 or 603-293-2037.

Information in this handbook does not replace what is specifically legal for boating in New Hampshire, which is found in the New Hampshire Statutes and federal law.