CLEARWATER TRIBUNE HOME
AUGUST 5, 2010
Logging activity prevalent on some forest roads
Motorists should be aware of
logging traffic on several
According to Timber Contracting Officer Mark Craig, activities are gearing up on the Palouse Ranger District’s Gold Bug Timber Sale. That project is located approximately five miles northeast of Potlatch.
Beginning in early August and
continuing through October, motorists can expect to encounter logging traffic on
Gold Hill Road 770, Big Creek Road 370,
As a precaution, motorists are encouraged to reduce driving speeds, especially on corners with limited sight distance. He also reminds forest users that although gates or barriers may be open for timber sale access, designated closures and restrictions remain in effect.
Questions regarding these roads and timber sale activity on the Palouse Ranger District should be directed to Timber Management Assistant Brian Palmer at (208)875-1711.