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  • Rd 9938 Repairs - Closed to Vehicles / Pedestrian Access to Mt. Britton Trail

    Construction work will begin along highways PR-191, 9938, 988 and 9966, (Río Grande and Luquillo) and will affect vehicular traffic and pedestrian access to some areas.

    Starting Tuesday March 15 work will begin on retaining walls from landslides that occurred during Hurricane María and to mitigate possible landslides in the future. The roundabout on Rd 9938 will close to vehicles, however visitors will have pedestrian access to the Mt. Britton Trailhead.  PR-191, at 9938, will become a two-way road.  Additional signage will be installed in assigned parking areas to guide visitors. 

    This phase of the overall three-year construction project will run for six months.

    Reservations for this area are available in Recreation.gov and are limited due to reduced parking capacity. Tickets in the reservation system are available 30 days in advance and a limited number are available the day before.