Speelyai Bay boat ramp closed, Cresap Bay open




WOODLAND — Speelayi Bay boat ramp on Merwin Reservoir is closed as state transportation crews work nearby to repair closed Highway 503 at the landslide.

PacifiCorp announced that Cresap Bay ramp at the upper end of Merwin Reservoir is open as an alternative.

It is undetermined when the closure will end.

The Cresap Bay ramp is usable at water elevations higher than 210 feet. Merwin Reservoir on Friday was at 237 feet elevation.