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  • Road 16 Point Closure Impacts Access to Vista Ridge Trail

    The 16 Road, sometimes referred to as “Red Hill Road” will be indefinitely due to timber harvest operations.  Visitors wishing to use FSR 16 should anticipate the closure restricting access during the week and some weekends.  The point closure is located about 7 mi. from Red Hill Bridge and about 8 mi. from the 18 Road junction coming from the other side. FSR 16 will remain open on both sides of the closure point. 

    To access the Vista Ridge Trail on the 1650 spur from the west side of Hwy. 26 visitors should use Lolo Pass Road/FSR 18 in the town of Zigzag.  From Hood River, visitors to Vista Ridge Trail should turn onto the 13 Road, which connects to FSR 18 in the town of Dee, Oregon.  Access to the Vista Ridge area through Parkdale will not be available during the road closure. 

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