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Road closure continues in Flathead Forest
By Moosetrack Megan


KALISPELL, MT., July 14, 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 until July 26, 2016.  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 summer 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