Upper St. Anthony Falls Lock is CLOSED.
Effective June 10, 2015, Upper St. Anthony Falls Lock (RM 854R) is closed permanently.
The adjacent dam is extremely dangerous.
- Do not approach.
- Exit the river upstream of the lock and dam.
- Paddlers: Use portage accesses on river right at Flagpole Plaza upstream of the dam and Bohemian Flats downstream of the dam.
Take-out at Flagpole Plaza, on river right, across the river from the Grain Belt Beer sign.
For lockage information, call Lower St. Anthony Falls Lock: (651) 290-5936 (answered by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers 24/7)