W.G. Jones State Forest to close front lake recreation area Aug. 20-Sept. 20

The W.G. Jones State Forest front lake recreation area will be closed for drainage improvements Aug. 20-Sept. 20.

The W.G. Jones State Forest front lake recreation area will be closed for drainage improvements Aug. 20-Sept. 20.

The Texas A&M Forest Service announced via Facebook Aug. 17 it will close the front lake recreation area of the William Goodrich Jones State Forest for drainage improvements Aug. 20-Sept. 20.

In the interim, forest officials said that visitors may use the alternate parking and trailhead locations, which are located across FM 1488 from the Texas A&M Forest Service district office.

For more information, call 936-273-2261 or click here.

By Hannah Zedaker

Editor, Spring/Klein & Lake Houston/Humble/Kingwood

Hannah joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in May 2016 after graduating with a degree in journalism from Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas. In March 2019, she transitioned to editor of the Spring/Klein edition and later became the editor of both the Spring/Klein and Lake Houston/Humble/Kingwood editions in June 2021. Hannah covers education, local government, transportation, business, real estate development and nonprofits in these communities. Prior to CI, Hannah served as associate editor of The Houstonian, interned with Community Impact Newspaper and spent time writing for the Sam Houston State University College of Fine Arts and Mass Communication and The Huntsville Item.



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