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BTNF Travel Restrictions Take Effect

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Winter travel restrictions took effect Saturday on Bridger Teton National Forest. The greater Snow King area, Josie’s Ridge, the K-C trail, the Horse Creek area, the slopes above the Putt-putt trail, the slopes north of the Game Creek trail and portions of the Gros Ventre drainage are examples of areas where no human presence is allowed in order to protect wintering wildlife.  In addition, dogs are required to be on a leash on the first sections of the Game Creek and Putt-putt trails adjacent to the designated wildlife winter range.  Winter closure maps are available from the Forest Service or on the Forest Service website under the heading “Alerts and Notices.”  The annual closure remains in effect through April 30th.

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