FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Anacortes Public Works Department - Heart Lake Road Closure
May 19, 2017, Anacortes WA - Heart Lake Road is closed for repair work from Erie Mountain Drive to Lake Erie Drive. For access to Heart Lake parking lot, trailheads, Ray Auld Drive and trailhead parking, and Erie Mountain Drive: 

  • From 41st Street and H Avenue, continue south on H Avenue, which becomes Heart Lake Road.
  • From Rosario Road / Campbell Lake Road (Lake Erie Grocery), follow the detour signs indicating west on Rosario Road, bear right onto Marine Wye, bear right onto Marine Drive, continuing on Havekost Road, then right turn onto 41st Street, to H Avenue, right turn at the barricades, continue south on H Avenue, which becomes Heart Lake Road.

There is a Detour Route Map available at Lake Erie Grocery. The southern trailhead to Mt Erie (north of Lake Erie Grocery) is accessible to vehicles. Watch for loose gravel and rough pavement on Heart Lake Road. This road closure is estimated for two weeks, due to weather and the availability of the paving contractor. Thank you in advance for your patience during construction.  

Contact: Gunnar Christiansen, Public Works Project Manager (360) 299-1989 gunnarc@cityofanacortes.org

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