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High heat, drought conditions impact recreation at Hammond Lake
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Hammond Lake encourages continued safety for the visiting public as high temperatures and drought conditions continue to impact recreation.
Army Corps releases final Alvin R. Bush Dam Master Plan
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Baltimore District, has released the new Alvin R. Bush Dam
Army Corps releases final Curwensville Lake Master Plan
-- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Baltimore District, has released the new Curwensville Lake Master Plan (“2022 Master Plan”) and Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) that will serve as the guiding document for decision making at the lake for next 15 to 25 years.
Army Corps of Engineers warns most water-related accidents and fatalities occur in July
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is reminding the public that more water-related accidents and
Aitch Recreation Area Artesian Well to Reopen
Following an extensive relocation project, the Artesian Well at Aitch Recreation Area of Raystown
Raystown Lake Announces Gate Opening for Spring Turkey Season
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Baltimore District, announces the opening of Gate 28 on High Germany Road (Nancy's Camp Service Road) at Raystown Lake to begin Saturday, April 23, through Tuesday, May 31, for spring turkey season.
Army Corps announces Mountain Bike Skills Park, Allegrippis Trails seasonal closures
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District, will be closing the Raystown Lake's Mountain Bike Skills Park for the winter season on Nov. 26, 2021. The Skills Park is scheduled to reopen in April 2022 for the start of the new recreation season.
Hunting Access Opportunities at Raystown for 2021, 2022 Season
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) at Raystown Lake announces the opening of the following
Army Corps of Engineers waives fees and invites volunteers to participate in National Public Lands Day, Sept. 25
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced today that it will waive day use fees normally charged at boat launch ramps and swimming beaches at its recreation areas nationwide in recognition of National Public Lands Day (NPLD) on Saturday, Sept. 25. In addition, USACE welcomes volunteers to continue the annual tradition of public service by participating in NPLD events.
Raystown Lake to Participate in Operation Dry Water Campaign, July 2-4
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) will participate in the annual Operation Dry Water campaign July 2 – 4, 2021, in partnership with the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PAFBC) as part of a nationally coordinated effort to educate boaters about the dangers of boating while under the influence of alcohol or drugs. The mission of Operation Dry Water is to reduce the number of alcohol and drug-related incidents and fatalities on the water.