DOVER, Del. - Attention boaters, a local boat ramp is going to be closed for repairs. Starting Monday, September 30th, the McGinnis Pond Boat Ramp near Frederica, and its parking lot will be closed.
The closure is expected to last until Friday, October, 4th. During this time contractors will be improving and upgrading the ramp and parking area. Boaters should be able to use the ramp starting Saturday, October, 5th.
DNREC advises using Andrews Lake, Coursey Pond, Killen's Pond, or Derby Pond boat ramps instead, which are all located within 5 miles of McGinnis Pond.
For more information, please call the Fisheries Section at 302-739-9914.