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Lake Cohoon - Regulations

  • A permit (daily or annual) from the City of Portsmouth is required for fishing or boat on their lakes.
  • Permits are valid for all four lakes.
  • ,li>Daily permits can be purchased at the Cohoon-Meade Fishing Station on Pitchkettle Road (757-397-4215).
  • Applications for annual permits can be obtained at the following places: 1) Cohoon-Meade Fishing Station; 2) Dashiell's Half-Round Showroom on Holland Road in Suffolk, and 3) Portsmouth Utilities Department on Crawford Street, PortGas motors (up to 9.9 horsepower) are allowed.
  • Bank fishing is limited to the shore at the fishing station, excluding the dam. smouth.