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Burnt Mills Reservoir - Regulations

  • Gas motors (up to 9.9 horsepower) are allowed. The City of Norfolk has amended their codes to allow boats with outboard motors larger than 9.9 horse power to access the lake if the gas tanks are removed or the outboard is disabled (prop removed).
  • Bank fishing is prohibited.
  • Either a daily or annual boat permit is required from the City of Norfolk.