Dust abatement application scheduled for Thursday July 11, plan accordingly to avoid driving in fresh material. Back country road conditions can change quickly, be prepared for rocks and trees in the road, remember there is no cell phone service. Please share road reports.
Yellow Pine: Local streets are VERY dusty now. Please respect residents and slow down!
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Yellow Pine Webcam: (check date on image)
Warm Lake Highway: Clear
SNOTEL Big Creek Summit 6580′
Highway 55 Webcams Link:
EFSF Road: Tuesday (July 9) report the road is excellent, only a few wash boards.
Johnson Creek Road: Report Monday (July 8) “The washboard is a good bit worse after the holiday weekend, still fairly typical for this time of year.” – DP
Report Wednesday (July 10) mail truck driver (Robert) says the washboards are getting worse on the upper end, but from above Wapiti Meadow Ranch to YP is still good.
Johnson Creek Airstrip Webcam:
Johnson Creek Stream Gauge:
The elevation at Landmark is 6,630 feet
Lick Creek: Reported open Sunday (June 23)
Report Tuesday (July 2 early morning) “The road wasn’t bad. Some wash outs and ruts but just bumpy.” AP
Note: The elevation at Lick Creek Summit is 6,877 feet
Yellow Pine to Stibnite: Open Weekends only
Update from Midas July 10: construction will continue at least through the end of next week so the Monday through Thursday closure would still be in place.
Stibnite Weather Station 6594′
Big Creek to Elk Summit to Warrens Road: Closed. Might be open soon.
Note: The elevation at Elk Summit is nearly 9000 feet.
Secesh: Report June 3: The road from McCall to Secesh is open. Construction on Warren Wagon Road during the week.
Stanley to Landmark: Report July 4: “Road is graded and dust sealed from Hwy 21 to Bruce Meadows, modest washboard across Bear Valley. Lots of folks eastbound pulling trailers into Deadwood not expecting traffic heading west.” -DP
Deadwood Summit: Reported Open June 16th
Update from BNF June 26th: Access to Deadwood Campgrounds is open along FS 579 road from State Highway 21. Access to Deadwood Campgrounds from FS 582 (Clear Creek Rd) to FS 579 is open. Cascade to Landmark access to Deadwood Campgrounds via FS 579 road is open. FS 555 road to Deadwood Campgrounds is too rough to travel and not a recommended route.
Note: The approx elevation at Deadwood Summit is 6,883 feet.
SNOTEL Deadwood Summit 6860′