The Stratton-Bolger COVID-19 related temporary lock closure will be suspended on Friday, May 29, 2020. (Please note that current Restricted Boating designations due to hazardous navigation conditions remain in effect.)
To facilitate ongoing construction operations at the Stratton-Bolger facility, beginning June 8, the lock will be closed on Mondays and Tuesdays (with the exception of Labor Day Monday, Sept. 7 and Columbus Day Monday, Oct. 12) through the end of the 2020 navigational season.
Beginning June 10 and continuing through the month of September, IDNR lock tenders will operate the lock on Wednesdays through Sundays from 8:00 a.m. until midnight.
For the month of October, IDNR lock tenders will operate the lock on Wednesdays through Sundays from 8:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m.
The Stratton-Bolger facility is closed for the winter season each year from Nov. 1 through April 30.