Boating, Fishing Rules at Power Project
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
NORTH BLENHEIM—In the wake of new security measures at all New York Power
Authority facilities, new rules are in effect regarding recreational use of the upper and
lower reservoirs at the Blenheim-Gilboa Pumped Storage
From April 1, through Sept. 30 access to the upper reservoir from Kingsley Road will be
permitted daily from dawn to dusk for shoreline fishing only. The boat launch is closed
and no boating is permitted.
Use of the lower reservoir for shoreline fishing will be permitted at the following
times: From April 1 until Memorial Day, 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.; from Memorial Day until June
20, 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.; from June 21 until Labor Day, 7:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.; from Sept. 3
to Sept. 30, 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
No recreational boating is permitted in the lower reservoir. The boat launch at Mine
Kill State Park is closed.
For more information, cal 1-800-724-0309.