Raystown Lake to reopen some access roads for upcoming hunting season

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HUNTINGDON COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) at Raystown Lake announced the opening of multiple access roads to accommodate for the upcoming hunting season.

A list of openings and dates is below:

Opening Oct. 1 *

  • High Germany Road (Gate 28 of off Old Plank Road)

Opening Oct. 15*

  • Hawns Bridge Road (Gate 1 at the end of Hawns Bridge Road)
  • Susquehannock Campground Road (Gate 8 off of Bakers Hollow Road)
  • Upper Corners Road (Gate 13 of off Upper Corners Road)
  • Fink Road (Gate 27 off of John Bum Road)
  • Miller Farm Road (Gate 35 at the end of Weaver Falls Road)

Opening Nov. 26*

  • Bowsers Orchard Road (Gate 5 off of Bakers Hollow Road)
  • Susquehannock/Bowsers Orchard Connector Road (Gate 7)
  • Nancy’s Camp Road (Gate 26)

*Gates will remain open until Dec. 11

The Allegrippis Trails System will only be closed for the deer regular firearms season: Nov. 27 – Dec. 11, 2021.

Depending on the weather, road conditions or special acitivies, USACE may temporarily close gated roads. There is no off-season maintenance on the roadways, motorists will be driving at their own risk.

USACE urges all visitors to always wear orange when in open hunting areas; be aware of surroundings; and to positively identify targets.

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