Areas of Rend Lake to Close Due to National Archery Tournament

Areas of Rend Lake to Close Due to National Archery Tournament

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BENTON – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Rend Lake announced that due to the Scholastic 3-D Archery Organization’s National Archery Tournament of the Midwest at Rend Lake June 16 through the 19, the North Marcum Archery Complex, North Marcum Boat Ramp and the North Marcum Bike Trail from Franklin Cemetery to North Marcum Boat Ramp will be closed through June 20.

The North Marcum Day Use and Beach including the Cove to boat traffic will be closed June 15 through the 20. Officials said the areas have to be closed to host and prepare for the event.

The events are made possible through a partnership between the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the Rend Lake Area Tourism Council, Rend Lake College, and the Rend Lake Conservancy District.

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