NATIONAL PARK SERVICE ANNOUNCES OK-A-BEH MARINA WILL BE OPEN WITH LIMITED OPERATIONS OVER MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND
The National Park Service announces that the Ok-A-Beh Marina will only be open under limited operations during the Memorial Day weekend due to recent flooding and road closures. The Marina slips and docks will be open to the public this Memorial Day weekend, however, gas and other services will not be available.
Due to road construction at St. Xavier, heavy vehicles are not recommended to cross the bridge at this time. The National Park Service anticipates the Marina and all facilities will be open June 3, 2011 when repairs have been completed on the bridge and roads.
Did You Know?
There are five distinct rock layers exposed in the ridge at Horseshoe Bend. The Sundance Formation contains marine fossils such as gryphaea, belemnites, and crinoid stems. Above the Sundance, the Morrison Formation, of Jurassic age, contains diplodocus and allosaurus dinosaur fossils. More...