Deshka Landing Outdoor Association LLC

Susitna And Deshka River Boat Launch Willow, Alaska

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DLOA LLC was formed in 1998 to insure that there is continued access to the Lower Susitna Drainage. The drainage includes the Susitna River, Deshka River, Yentna River, and the Alexander Creek and all their tributaries. We provide year-round access to the river system via a boat launch ramp. We encompass approximately 41 acres, of which about 20 acres is use for the main parking lot to include parking, storage, a small store, indoor restrooms, and fuel.

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3 days ago

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Rivers are cresting and should moderate over the next few days. Upper Yentna River is under a Flood Warning, that means active flooding. Be safe and have a plan with someone not going on the rivers.
Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
445 PM AKDT Tue Aug 14 2018

AKZ145-160545-
/O.CON.PAFC.FA.W.0006.000000T0000Z-180816T0545Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Susitna Valley-
445 PM AKDT Tue Aug 14 2018

...A FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 945 PM AKDT WEDNESDAY FOR
The Yentna River...

At 300 PM AKDT, the trained spotter for the Yentna River at Lake
Creek reported that water levels have crested at minor flood stage.
Water at this level continues to innundate water into cabins at
McDougall`s Lodge.

With less than one-half inch of additional rainfall expected in the
area this evening, water levels are expected to remain at minor
flood stage through Wednesday morning. Water levels will then begin
to fall below flood stage Wednesday afternoon, but waters are still
expected to be above bankfull into Wednesday evening.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.
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Rivers are cresting and should moderate over the next few days. Upper Yentna River is under a Flood Warning, that means active flooding. Be safe and have a plan with someone not going on the rivers.
Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
445 PM AKDT Tue Aug 14 2018

AKZ145-160545-
/O.CON.PAFC.FA.W.0006.000000T0000Z-180816T0545Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Susitna Valley-
445 PM AKDT Tue Aug 14 2018

...A FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 945 PM AKDT WEDNESDAY FOR
The Yentna River...

At 300 PM AKDT, the trained spotter for the Yentna River at Lake
Creek reported that water levels have crested at minor flood stage.
Water at this level continues to innundate water into cabins at
McDougall`s Lodge.

With less than one-half inch of additional rainfall expected in the
area this evening, water levels are expected to remain at minor
flood stage through Wednesday morning. Water levels will then begin
to fall below flood stage Wednesday afternoon, but waters are still
expected to be above bankfull into Wednesday evening.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.Image attachmentImage attachment

5 days ago

Deshka Landing

Folks, here we go again. Appears the Yentha River and Deshka River drainages are projected to see bank full conditions as well.

Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
National Weather Service ANCHORAGE AK
1235 PM AKDT Sun Aug 12 2018

AKZ145-132000-
Susitna Valley-
Including the cities of Talkeetna, Willow, and Cantwell
1235 PM AKDT Sun Aug 12 2018

...Streams Along the Parks Highway Expected to Be Near Bankfull
Through Monday Morning...

Recent heavy rains have elevated water levels to near bankfull on
many streams along the Parks highway. The Talkeetna River, Willow
Creek, Montana Creek, and other streams flowing out of the
Talkeetna Mountains are particularly likely to have Bankfull
conditions. As heavier rains taper off today, expect water levels
to start to drop by late Monday morning.
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To provide year-round excellent access to the Lower-Susitna drainage, while offering responsible customer service, habitat/environmental protection, and financial stability for its members.

Our Services

Early and Late season boat launch
Access to groomed snowmachine trail systems
Access to Fishing, Hunting, ATVing, Camping, Bird watching, Hiking
Ample parking for year-round outdoor activities
Indoor heated restrooms
Gas available on site 24/7 (Visa/MC needed outside of Office Hours)
Electronic gate access 24/7 (Cash or Visa/MC)

907.495.3374

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The automated gate is accessible 24/7.  You will pay when you exit using cash, Visa, or MasterCard.
Important! You cannot walk to the Deshka River From the Deshka landing.
Our hours may change on short notice.

Effective 7/5/2018:

Monday: 9am - 6pm
Tuesday: 9am - 6pm
Wednesday: 9am - 6pm
Thursday: 9am - 6pm
Friday: 9am - 6pm
Saturday:9am -6pm
Sunday: 9am -6pm

Phone: 907.495.3374

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