Mt. Vernon Boat Ramp to Reopen

CONTACT: Damon Abernethy
The Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources’ (ADCNR) Engineering Section announced today that the Mt. Vernon state boat ramp will reopen Saturday, March 29, 2008.
The ramp was closed Oct. 4, 2007 for parking lot renovations which have been completed.
The Mt. Vernon boat ramp is located in north Mobile County on the Mobile River in the upper Mobile Delta.
The ADCNR wishes to thank the public for their cooperation during the closing.
 Locations to access state-operated boat ramps can be found on the ADCNR Web site at
The Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources promotes wise stewardship, management and enjoyment of Alabama’s natural resources through five divisions: Marine Police, Marine Resources, State Lands, State Parks, and Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries. To learn more about ADCNR, visit