Timber Sale Activity Report-August 14, 2019

Contact(s): Leona Rodreick


Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest
Timber Sale Activity Report-August 14, 2019

Please drive slowly and watch for log trucks when traveling these forest roads. Remember these trucks cannot stop as quickly as you can.  Be careful driving around blind corners, you never know who or what is on the other side.

181 U-Turn Roadside Hazard Tree Reduction

General Location: Selway Meadows, South of Jackson

Crews are cutting, skidding, and processing logs approximately 8 miles north of road #919 and #7491 intersection. Brushing has been completed 7 miles north of the intersection. Crews are currently hauling 18-22 loads of logs daily on road #919, north of the intersection.

944 Roadside Hazard Tree Reduction

General Location: East of Twin Lakes in the Big Hole

Crew is logging on road #183.

Gold Creek Salvage

General Location: South of Gold Creek

Felling, skidding, processing, and hauling operations continue in U73, 74A, 74B and 65. Use caution on Road 636 and Road 5168. Crews are hauling 10-15 loads/day.

Girard Perkins Salvage

General Location: Southeast of Deer Lodge

All logging activities have been completed. Equipment has been removed with the exception of a road grader. Post road grading on Barrel Springs and Sand Hollow should begin this week.

Douglas Gird Salvage

General Location: South of Gold Creek

Logging activities expected to begin 8/14/19 in Unit 48B. Temporary road construction expected to begin in Units 48A, 48C, and 77. Use caution on Roads #1500 and #676.

Meadow Creek/Maywood Ridge

General Location: South of Jens

Road work has begun.

Slide Rock Decks

General Location: West of Hall

Hauling this week on roads #358, #4325, #88 and #8412. Crews are hauling 1-2 loads/day.

East Fork Roadside Hazard Tree Reduction

General Location: East of East Fork Reservoir, SW of Georgetown Lake

Crew is working on Road #1510. Will be moving feller-buncher in this week.  Cutting should start on road #1510.





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