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Thursday February 27th, 2020 2:55AM

Corps of Engineers closes boat ramps around rain-soaked Lake Lanier

By AccessWDUN Staff

The rising level of Lake Lanier has prompted the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to close 18 boat ramps around the lake.

Rain and snow from last week - along with additional rainfall this week - has pushed the level of Lanier to 1075.55 (as of 1:15 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12). Full pool is 1071. 

Boat ramps at the following locations are underwater and are inaccessible, according to Corps' officials. The ramps will be closed until further notice. 

  • Belton Bridge
  • Bolding Mill Day Use
  • Keith Bridge
  • Little Hall, 1 lane closed, 2 open
  • Little Ridge
  • Little River
  • Long Hollow
  • Mountain View
  • Nix Bridge
  • Old Federal Day Use
  • Robinson
  • Sardis Creek
  • Simpson
  • Thompson Bridge
  • Thompson Creek
  • Toto Creek
  • Two Mile
  • Van Pugh North 

Follow this link to find a map of Corps-managed parks around Lake Lanier. 

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