Boat Ramp Closures and News

Boat Ramp Closures and News

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Upcoming Maintanence and Construction (Ramps Open)

  • Hawkins Bridge Ramp (Crawford County)The Georgia Department of Transportation will replace the bridge on SR 128 over the Flint River. In addition to the bridge replacement, the project will relocate the existing boat ramp to the north side of the proposed bridge. The existing boat ramp will remain open during the entire construction period. Please note that the access road to the ramp is now on the right side of SR 128 traveling from Roberta to Reynolds.  Construction for the new ramp is scheduled to begin in September 2014.  A completion date is not yet known.  For additional questions or concerns regarding this project, please contact the GDOT project manager, David Keadle, at (706) 646-6100 or via email at  

  • Lake Burton: Ramp currently is open.  However, Moccasin Creek Boat Ramp will have a future temporary closure for resurfacing work.  At that time, boaters will be encouraged to utilize the public boat ramp at Murray’s Cove, or to utilize LaPrade’s Marina boat ramp ($5 launch fee).  Dates of closure will be posted here.

    • Murray’s Cove public boat ramp is located off Bridge Creek Road (34 48’ 50’’N, 83 32’34’’W).

    • LaPrade’s Marina is located 1.5 miles south of Moccasin Creek boat ramp on Highway 197 (34 49’ 31’’N,83 35’ 10’’W).


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