(WILLIAMS) – The Spice Valley public access site near Williams will be temporarily closed for paving operation until Sept. 5, according to the Department of Natural Resources.
Alternate access sites are available downstream at Williams Dam public fishing area and upstream at the Bedford public access site.
Other access sites closed for repairs are:
- Wabash Public Access Site in Wabash will be temporarily closed for ramp repairs starting Aug. 26. Repairs are expected to take approximately one week.
- Laughery Creek Public Access Site near Dillsboro will be temporarily closed for reconstruction from Aug. 26 through Sept. 5. The closest alternate access site during this period will be the Tanners Creek Public Access Site near Lawrenceburg.
Newly reopened sites include Ashby Pit on Sugar Ridge Fish & Wildlife Area And Loon Pit on Blue Grass Fish & Wildlife Area. These sites have newly updated boat launch sites and are open to the public. The older concrete launch ramps at these sites were removed and replaced with updated concrete slab ramps.
For more information about public fishing and boating opportunities see: wildlife.IN.gov/3591.htm.