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Posted 10/23/2018

Release no. 18-037

Billy Birdwell, Senior Public Affairs Specialist
912-677-6039 (cell)

SAVANNAH, Ga. – The U. S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Hartwell Lake Project Office will temporarily close the Glenn Ferry boat ramp in Anderson County, South Carolina, on Oct. 29 to repair the access road. Repair work will take approximately two weeks and the ramp should reopen by Nov. 9, weather permitting.

 Boaters displaced by the temporary closure are encouraged to use nearby ramps to launch. The nearest ramp is Hattons Ford approximately 8 miles away, located at the end of Andersonville Road off of Old Dobbins Bridge Road. 

The Corps manages 45 recreation areas around Hartwell Lake. Most have boat ramps. For a list of available ramps, contact the Corps’ Hartwell Lake Office toll free at 888-893-0678, or check online at