Ferry Landing, Kilpeck Landing & Blanchard Island Recreation Areas Closed

Published April 15, 2013

Muscatine, IA - The U. S. Army Corps of Engineers Mississippi River Project announces the closure of Ferry Landing, Kilpeck Landing, and Blanchard Island Recreation Areas due to the impending high water.

The gates to the recreation areas will remain closed and locked during these high water events.  They will be re-opened to the public when the areas have dried out sufficiently to allow safe access by vehicles and debris has been removed from the area. 

To learn more about the Mississippi River, you are encouraged to visit www.missriver.org. For additional information please contact:  Muscatine Park Rangers, 810 Main Street, Muscatine, IA 52761or call 563-263-7913.

Release no. 13-016