Ponderosa Boat Ramp on Blue Mesa Reservoir Closing July 30, 2012
Contact: Sandra Snell-Dobert, 970-641-2337 x227
Due to rapidly decreasing water levels in Blue Mesa Reservoir, the boat ramp at Ponderosa
Campground will close at 4:30 p.m. on July 30. "Boater safety and prevention of damage to trailers, boats, and vehicles are of utmost concern to us," stated Superintendent Connie Rudd.
Lake levels have been dropping at a rate of approximately one foot every four days. At this rate of
decline, it is probable that the boat ramp at Stevens Creek will also close this week. Small boats