Asking for recent reports on Profile Creek and Lick Creek roads. South Fork road is closed from 7am to 4pm Monday thru Friday. The Stibnite road between Yellow Pine and the mine is open with caution. Be prepared for rocks and trees in the road and remember there is no cell phone service. Please share road reports.
Yellow Pine: Dry this last week and very dusty streets. Please respect your neighbors 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:
South Fork Road: Closed Monday through Friday from 7am to 4pm on weekdays, with no closures over the weekends.
Report Sunday (Aug 11) the curve at Goat Creek has been straightened. Construction zones are cleaned up and smooth dirt road on weekends.
Map w/info for August 19 through August 23:
Tea Pot Weather Station 5175′
South Fork Stream Gauge:
EFSF Road: Report on Sunday (Aug 11) the road is still in good shape.
Johnson Creek Road: Watch for extra traffic due to closures on the South Fork route.
Wednesday (Aug 21) mail truck driver (Robert) reports the road is really rough in the Rustican and Halfway areas.
Johnson Creek Airstrip Webcam:
Johnson Creek Stream Gauge:
The elevation at Landmark is 6,630 feet
Lick Creek: Reported open June 23. No current report.
Last 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 with cautions – expect delays in the work area.
Update from Valley Co. Road Dept. Aug 13: “we strongly advise people need to be very cautious of a few dump trucks working between Stibnite and Yellow Pine. The contractor will begin laying a crushed rock surface on the repairs probably next week.”
Stibnite Weather Station 6594′
Big Creek to Elk Summit to Warrens Road: Open and rough.
Note: The elevation at Elk Summit is nearly 9000 feet.
Warren Wagon Road: West of Payette Lake road is closed for construction Monday-Friday from 8am to noon and from 1pm to 5pm.
Warren Wagon Road reopened in the fire area to the public Aug 16, please slow down for firefighters!
Burgdorf/French Creek road reported open Aug 20.
Netheker Fire InciWeb link:
Secesh: Road is open to Secesh, watch for fire traffic.
Stanley to Landmark: Forest road 579 temporary closure planned from September 16th – Sept. 29th for maintenance.
Deadwood Summit: Reported Open June 16th
Report Aug 11: from Landmark to Deadwood really good until the last 10 miles to the lake.
Report from VCSO Aug 14: Forest road 579, Landmark to Stanley Road, temporary closure planned from September 16th – Sept. 29th for maintenance.
Old report 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′