Public Notices

Navigation Notice LRN 23-10: Fort Loudoun Lock will have intermittent closures

Nashville District Technical Support Branch
Published Feb. 6, 2023

Fort Loudoun Lock at TN River Mile 602.3 will have intermittent closures beginning February 21 through April 29, 2023. These intermittent closures will occur Monday- Saturday between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 6 p.m. Closures will last approximately four to 10 hours.  Crews are resurfacing and recoating the steel armor plating and other steel structures in the lock chamber and other areas at Fort Loudoun Lock. Recreational boaters are highly encouraged to call Fort Loudoun Lock well in advance on the day of their anticipated arrival to check on the status of the lock.

Matt Emmons