Construction in or over the water requires a permit from the Town of Tryon, (828) 859-6654. The reason for this requirement is that the Town of Tryon owns the lake bed. This permit should be obtained BEFORE seeking a building permit fro
Boating Rules and Practices:
Lake Lanier convention: always travel counterclockwise
Avoid speeding close to the shore.
Always use lights after sunset.
Always travel slowly (idle speed) after sunset.
It is illegal to ski or jetski between sunset and sunrise.
South Carolina Boating laws govern.