People tend to check in during these times:
People are getting mugged in the afternoon on the foot bridge be careful
Closed for maintenance on Friday 6am to 2pm and after 4 rainy days if it's to wet go to yahoo chat stmarysdog ark.com
Fenced in. Doesn't always have poop bags, so bring you're own. Closes frequently for maintenance, so be prepared that it won't be open.