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  • Johnson Creek Bridge Replacement

    The US Forest Service will begin replacement work on the Johnson Creek Bridge near Clark Fork River on the eastern shore of Lake Pend Oreille starting the week of October 10. The bridge will remain closed to public use for the duration of the project with an expected completion in February 2023. During that time, travelers should use alternate driving routes.

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Key Contacts

IPNF Public Affairs Officer
Patrick Lair
(208) 765-7211

IPNF Fire Public Affairs
Kary G Maddox
(208) 557-8813

Idaho Panhandle Avalanche Center (IPAC)


  • Jeff Thompson
    (208) 263-6635
  • Kevin Davis
    (208) 265-6686
  • Eric Morgan
    (208) 265-6674

Coeur d'Alene and Silver Valley:

  • (208) 769-3067

Kootenai Area - Libby, MT: