Petticoat Junction Boat Launch in Alleghany County temporarily closed for road access repair

Alleghany Highlands News

HOT SPRINGS, Va. (WFXR) – George Washington and Jefferson National Forest officials say that the Petticoat Junction Boat Launch outside of Covington has been temporarily closed for the rest of the week.

The closure, which concludes Friday, May 7, is due to repairs being made on portions of Mays Lane which provides access to the boat launch.

All foot and motor traffic will be shut down while construction is being performed.

All other sections of Mays Lane – which includes access to residential areas – will not be affected.

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