KALISPELL, MT., June 27, 2016 –Hallowat Cr. North Road, Forest Road #315, located on the Glacier View Ranger District, will remain closed to public use and is anticipated to remain closed for approximately 10 days. The closure is at Hallowat pit (Junction with Rds. 316 and 315). This road provides access to Moose Lake and typically opens to the public on July 1.
Spring weather conditions with heavy rainfall and snowmelt have caused two large road slumps. Crews are currently working to repair road slumps and remove mud and debris from the road, ensuring that drainage works properly, and allowing for drying of saturated soils.
Anyone with information about road damage or other situations are asked to contact a local forest service office.
For updated information on temporary road restrictions, campgrounds, and spring access on the Flathead National Forest, please contact the respective ranger district:
- Hungry Horse Ranger District 406-387-3800
- Swan Lake Ranger District 406-837-7500
- Tally Lake Ranger District 406-758-5204
- Spotted Bear Ranger District 406-758-5376