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Army Corps, partner agencies train for catastrophic flooding event
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District, is holding a field training exercise at
Army Corps debuts disc golf courses at Raystown Lake
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Baltimore District, and Huntingdon County Visitors Bureau
Raystown Lake’s Return to Normal Pool Level
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District, has ceased the controlled lake drawdown that began in October 2022 and will begin allowing the lake to return to a recreational pool elevation of 786.5 feet.
Raystown Lake announces Mountain Bike Skills Park, Allegrippis Trails seasonal closure
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District, will close Raystown Lake's Mountain Bike Skills Park for the winter season on Friday, Nov. 25, 2022. The Skills Park is scheduled to reopen in April 2023 for the start of the new recreation season.
Gate openings, guidelines announced for 2022, 2023 Raystown Hunting Seasons
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) at Raystown Lake announces the opening of the following access roads to accommodate upcoming hunting seasons.
Be a part of the solution to lake pollution! Annual Lake Cleanup Day at Raystown Lake
The Friends of Raystown Lake and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) are calling on volunteers to participate in a shoreline cleanup at Raystown Lake during the annual Lake Cleanup Day, Saturday, May 7, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Tatman Run Recreation Area (rain or shine).
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.
Raystown Lake Facilities to Reopen, first Trashmaster Classic clean-up tournament announced
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Baltimore District, reopens Raystown Lake facilities after heavy rains from Hurricane Ida remnants caused significant flooding throughout the region last week.
Army Corps works to restore Raystown Lake of heavy rain impacts from Hurricane Ida remnants
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District, is managing the impacts of flooding at Raystown Lake after heavy rains from Hurricane Ida passed through the region from Tuesday, Aug. 31 to Wednesday, Sept. 2. USACE officials are taking precautionary measures to protect the public by implementing temporary closures to some of Raystown Lake’s campgrounds and facilities that rest near the water.