Army Corps Of Engineers Announce Temporary Closures At Tuttle Creek

MANHATTAN, Kan. — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Tuttle Creek Lake today announced the closing of the swim beach and boat ramp at Tuttle Creek Cove Park due to flooding. All non-utility sites are closed, however, several utility sites remain available for tent camping.

Other closures include the campground and boat ramps at Stockdale.

All closed boat ramps, campgrounds and the swim beach will reopen when flooding recedes and the lake returns to a safe level.

Visitors should use caution when around the lake during this period of high water. Many obstructions are invisible under the water’s surface. Remember to file a float plan before boating and always wear the right fit and type of life jacket when on or around the water.

For more information, please contact the Tuttle Creek Lake Office at 785-539-8511.

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Derek Nester was born and raised in Blue Rapids, and graduated from Valley Heights High School in May of 2000. He attended Cowley College in Arkansas City and Johnson County Community College in Overland Park studying Journalism & Media Communication. After stops at KFRM and KCLY radio in Clay Center, he joined KNDY in 2002 as a board operator and play by play announcer. Derek is now responsible for the digital content of Dierking Communications, Inc. six radio stations. In 2005 Derek joined the staff of KCFX radio in Kansas City as a production coordinator for the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network, which airs on over 70 radio stations across 12 Midwest states and growing.