Philipsburg Bay Campground and Boat Launch Temporarily Closed

Contact(s): Leona Rodreick

     As part of continued efforts to provide for public safety at Georgetown Lake recreation sites, Philipsburg Bay Campground and Boat Launch will be temporarily closed. The Pintler Ranger District is advising travelers that log removal from the boat launch area will begin Mon. Jan. 12.  Visitors are asked to drive cautiously and be aware of logging activities in the area and expect short delays.

     Public access to both Philipsburg Bay Campground and Philipsburg Bay Boat Launch will be closed in order to provide for visitor and worker safety during this time. Visitors to this area are also asked to not park in front of the gates. Those looking for ice fishing opportunities are encouraged to access Georgetown Lake at Red Bridge, Grassy Point, Sunnyside, or Comers Point.

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