Get the boat ready for a beautiful summer weekend on the Locks! More than 30 miles of the Fox River are open: 12 navigable miles from Menasha to Little Chute— then 19 navigable miles from Wrightstown to the bay of Green Bay. Enjoy the history of one of the only hand-operated locks systems in the nation, fully restored and opening the river for recreation for boaters and pedestrians.
The 4 Appleton locks and Cedars are open this weekend between Little Lake Butte des Morts to Little Chute. Little Kaukauna and DePere are open for access from Wrightstown to the bay of Green Bay. Little Kaukauna & DePere locks are open 7 days a week; the remaining locks are open Fridays & weekends with extended hours this holiday weekend. 2016 Lock Schedule for a full posting of lock hours and fees.