Good morning, TAZ!
Below is an update of activities taking place over the next couple of weekends at Tempe Town Lake. Please be aware of all impacts to the course on the water and parking areas.
Weekend of April 6th and 7th
Saturday April 6th – USAT National Champ. Tri (Please Note Hard West Storage Closure Below)
On the water; 7:30 am to around 5 pm
Swimmers will be coming out of Tempe Beach Park on the south side of the lake. There will be three different buoyed swim courses on the south side of the lake, all of which are either west of the Mill Ave bridges or stretching just east of Mill. Swimmers will be in the water from 7:30 am to around 5 pm. Please be patient and aware if you are launching from Boat Beach. Again it will be best to keep all boating activities east of the Mill Ave bridges during this time frame.
Access to the Marina and West Boat Storage; 5:30 am to 6 pm
There will be several road closures (see web link above for details).
Marina – Access will be Gilbert Drive from Scottsdale Road. From 8:30 am to around 2 pm there may be runners passing through the marina. PD will direct traffic in and out of the marina and there will be volunteers to help direct runners passing through the marina.
West Boat Storage – Access will be Washington via Center Parkway from the 202 only (Priest to Center Parkway will be closed). Please Note – from 3-6pm West Boat Storage and Boat Beach will not be accessible; no traffic in or out.
Weekend of April 13th and 14th
Saturday April 13th – Take Steps For Crohns; 9:15-10:15 am – Small walk passing in front of Boat Beach. Volunteers will direct traffic between boaters launching/landing and walkers.
Sunday April 14th – Free and Clear
Weekend of April 20th and 21st
Saturday April 20th – Free and Clear
Sunday April 21st – Free and Clear