The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

Northumberland County

April 16, 2013

Schedule set for dam, marina

SUNBURY — The 2013 schedule for Adam Bower Dam and marina at Shikellamy State Park has been set for this year. The dates are based on favorable river conditions and may change. Park staff will inspect the dam the week of April 22 and a slow inflation will begin the following week, a process that will take two weeks.

If the inflation of the dam is completed as scheduled, installation of the marina and launch docks will begin on May 13 and should be completed and ready by May 24.  

The season ends Oct. 6 with docks being removed Oct. 7 and deflation of the dam to begin on Oct. 14.


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