Cheesman Reservoir: Rules and Regulations



Fishing Regulations

  • Fishing is allowed ONLY on the Goose Creek Arm.
  • Northern pike daily bag/possession limit is one fish 34 inches or longer.
  • Fishing between Oct. 1 to April 30 is prohibited.
  • Fishing is permitted half-hour before sunrise and half-hour after sunset.
  • Fishing on dam and around reservoir is prohibited.
  • Ice fishing is prohibited.

Boating Regulations

  • Boating of any kind is prohibited.

Camping Regulations

  • All camping is prohibited.

General Regulations

  • Cheesman is accessible by foot only.
  • All pets must be kept on a leash and under control at all times; pet owners must clean up after pets.