Public Notices

Navigation Notice LRN 22-15: Wilson Lock Recreational Lockage Change

Nashville District Technical Support Branch
Published April 19, 2022
Expiration date: 8/5/2022

Due to current lockage restrictions at Wilson Lock, recreational vessel lockages will take place three times daily starting May 1, 2022 thru September 5, 2022.

1. The first daily recreation lockage will take place immediately following the completion of the last upbound lockage or between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 8:00 a.m. CST.
2. The second daily recreation lockage of the day will occur between the hours of 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. CST.
3. The last daily recreation lockage will occur immediately after the last downbound lockage occurring during daylight hours.

Recreation vessel operators must contact the lock prior to arrival for availability and specific lockage times. Wilson Lock operators will do a call out 45 minutes prior to having the lock ready for the lockage of recreational vessels.