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Caring For the Land and Serving People
Date(s): Dec 7, 2023 - Apr 30, 2024
Forest Order: 01-04-06-23-003 Lightning Creek Road Closure
The Sandpoint Ranger District is implementing a temporary closure of Forest Service Road 419, known as Lightning Creek Road, due to severe flooding and washing out of the roadbed.
Visitors are urged to avoid the road due to public safety concerns.
The closure is located at the National Forest boundary just north of Clark Fork, Idaho.
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Coeur d'Alene Interagency Dispatch
IPNF Public Affairs Officer
IPNF Fire Public Affairs
Kary G Maddox
Idaho Panhandle Avalanche Center (IPAC)
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