Hazardous Tree Cleanup in Ray Behrens/Frank Russell Campgrounds

Published July 12, 2021

Mark Twain Lake, July 12, 2021 – Due to the storms that took place over the weekend of July 9, 2021, the Ray Behrens and Frank Russell Campgrounds will be burning large amounts of wood debris throughout the week of July 12, 2021. This may possibly extend into the next few weeks.  

The Frank Russell Campground, Ray Behrens Campground, Warren G. See South Spillway, M.W. Boudreaux Memorial Visitor Center, Spalding Day Use, Bluffview Recreation Area, and H/F 70 have been closed off to all vehicle traffic. Pedestrian foot traffic will not be allowed inside any of these closed recreation areas.

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers apologizes for the inconvenience this is causing. An update on opening time frames will be provided as soon as information is available.

Mark Twain Lake Project Office
20642 HWY J

Release no. 21-073