Logging Begins Near Philipsburg Montana

Contact(s): Leona Rodreick, Cameron Rasor

The Pintler Ranger District is advising travelers in the East Fork Reservoir and Storm Lake areas that log removal from the “Roadside 6, Hazard Tree Removal” project will begin.  

Through February 2019, travelers to these areas are advised to drive cautiously because of log truck traffic and machinery on Forest Service roads. In the East Fork Reservoir area logging and hauling of logs will occur along Meadow Creek Road (#5141), Happy Creek Road (5103), and Middle Fork of Rock Creek Road (5106). Log hauling will also occur on Skalkaho Highway (38). 

In the Storm Lake area, logging will also be occurring along the Peterson Meadow Road (893), and Storm Lake Road (675) with log hauling on Highway 1.

For additional information contact the Pintler Ranger District in Philipsburg at (406) 859-3211.