Taw Torridge Estuary Code


◙ Please observe the 6 knot (2 x walking speed) speed limit areas.


◙ Please keep to the designated zones marked on the map.


◙Please avoid using powercraft more than 3 hours before or after high tide.


◙ Be considerate when overtaking - allow a minimum of 10 metres clearance.


◙ Look out for bathers near beaches.


◙ No motorised craft in bathing areas.


◙ Powered craft must give way to sailing craft.


◙ Please avoid disturbing the local wildlife.


◙ Take care not to disrupt angler’s lines.


◙ Jet skis towing boards or skis can use the designated water ski areas.


◙ Do not block slipway access.


◙ Stay on the right hand side of the channels.


◙ Always pass with oncoming vessels to your left.


◙ Be courteous to other users.


◙Take care not to disturb other craft with your wash

 

.◙ Beware of strong tides and always carry correct safety equipment.