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Boating In Tennessee

Boating in Tennessee

Tennessee is one of the nation's leading states offering recreational waterways, and most "Volunteer State" residents will at some time take advantage of this tremendous opportunity. To help keep your outing safe, enjoyable and "a day to remember" there are some things to consider before you go boating in Tennessee.

Boating Safety Class & Exam Locations In Your Area
Click on your region below to find a list of the locations, dates, and times
Tennessee Regional Map

Boating Information Helpful Boating Articles
Boating Safety Education
Boat Registrations
Boating Regulations

Aids to Navigation
pdfRules of the Road
pdfWhat You Need
Safety Tips
pdfBoating Safety Checklists
Boating Equipment
Safety Hazards
Preventing Boat Theft
Clean Vessel Act of Tennessee

Printable Forms & Reports Links of Interest

pdfMarine Event Application
pdfBoating Accident Report


Wear It Tennessee
Tennessee Marina Association
National Association Boating Law Administrators
National Water Safety Congress
National Safe Boating Council
United States Coast Guard

Quick Links

Hooked on Safety

Tennessee Boating Guide

Boating Education Information

Boating Safety Wildcast