State temporarily closes Pillars boat launch

Due to heavy rainfall and road damage, the Alaska Department of Natural Resources Division of Parks and Outdoor Recreation has closed the Pillars boat launch in the Kenai River Special Management area.

According to a press release, repairs will be made to the launch as soon as high water levels subside. Call the Kenai/Prince William Sound area state park office at 262-5581 for more information.

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