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  • Owl Creek Pass Construction

    The final phase Owl Creek Pass re-construction has begun.-

    • All roadside brushing has been completed.
    • All drainage features have been cleaned or replaced.
    • New aggregate surfacing will be placed on approximately 17 miles of road from the Vista Point Lookout to the Cimarron Road intersection.
    • Visitors and recreationalists can continue to expect up to 2 hour traffic delays Monday – Friday.
    • Surfacing operations are expected to be completed by November 30.
    • Caution is advised as heavy equipment will be entering and exiting the roadway.
    • Articulated haulers with up to 32 ton capacity, designed for climbing steep gradients and off-road hauling will be used. PLEASE USE CAUTION.
    • Owl Creek Pass road will close access for the winter season starting December 1 yearly.

    For additional information, project updates or questions please contact Chris Phelps christopher.phelps@usda.gov



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