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Restriction and Closure Information

Site Location Date Restriction Condition
Absaroka
Fishing Access Site
Region 5
All FAS sites in Stillwater County
Beginning 07-30-2014 until further notice Stage I Fire Restriction fire icon Stage I Fire Restrictions
Amelia Island
Wildlife Management Area
Region 7
Treasure County
Beginning 07-30-2014 until further notice Stage I Fire Restriction
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Stage I Fire Restrictions
Arapooish
Fishing Access Site
Region 5
All FAS sites in Big Horn County
Beginning 07-29-2014 until further notice Stage I Fire Restriction fire icon Stage I Fire Restrictions
Big Lake
Wildlife Management Area
Region 5
Stillwater County
Beginning 07-30-2014 until further notice Stage I Fire Restriction
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Stage I Fire Restrictions
Bighorn
Fishing Access Site
Region 5
All FAS sites in Big Horn County
Beginning 07-29-2014 until further notice Stage I Fire Restriction fire icon Stage I Fire Restrictions
Broadus Bridge
Fishing Access Site
Region 7
All Powder River County
Beginning 08-06-2014 until further notice Stage I Fire Restriction
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Stage I Fire Restrictions
Buffalo Jump
Fishing Access Site
Region 5
All FAS sites in Stillwater County
Beginning 07-30-2014 until further notice Stage I Fire Restriction fire icon Stage I Fire Restrictions
Castle Rock
Fishing Access Site
Region 5
All FAS sites in Stillwater County
Beginning 07-30-2014 until further notice Stage I Fire Restriction
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Stage I Fire Restrictions
Chief Plenty Coups
State Park
Region 5
Beginning 07-30-2014 until further notice Fire Restriction fire icon Stage 1 Fire Restriction is in effect with an exemption - allowing campfires in designated steel fire grates only. Propane and LPG camp stoves are allowed. Smoking is not allowed except in enclosed vehicles or developed sites clear of all flammable materials.
Cliff Swallow
Fishing Access Site
Region 5
All FAS sites in Stillwater County
Beginning 07-30-2014 until further notice Stage I Fire Restriction
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Stage I Fire Restrictions
Fireman's Point
Fishing Access Site
Region 5
All FAS sites in Stillwater County
Beginning 07-30-2014 until further notice Stage I Fire Restriction fire icon Stage I Fire Restrictions
General Custer
Fishing Access Site
Region 5
All FAS sites in Big Horn County
Beginning 07-29-2014 until further notice Stage I Fire Restriction
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Stage I Fire Restrictions
George Grant Memorial
Fishing Access Site
Region 3
R3
Beginning 06-16-2014 until further notice Advisory Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks may temporarily close the boat ramp at George Grant FAS during 48-hour Big Hole River floating closures related to the Silver Bridge/Powerhouse construction project. During those time periods, the river will be closed to floating downstream of George Grant FAS to 1,000 feet downstream of Silver Bridge. Signs will be posted the prior day and this website will be kept up to date.
Grant Marsh
Fishing Access Site
Region 5
All FAS sites in Big Horn County
Beginning 07-29-2014 until further notice Stage I Fire Restriction
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Stage I Fire Restrictions
Grant Marsh
Wildlife Management Area
Region 5
Big Horn County
Beginning 07-29-2014 until further notice Stage I Fire Restriction fire icon Stage I Fire Restrictions
Greenwood Bottoms
Fishing Access Site
Region 3
R3 Big Hole River
Beginning 06-15-2014 until further notice Advisory Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks may temporarily close the boat ramp at Greenwood Bottoms FAS during 48-hour Big Hole River floating closures related to the Silver Bridge/Powerhouse construction project. During those time periods, the river will be closed to floating downstream of George Grant FAS to 1,000 feet downstream of Silver Bridge. Signs will be posted the prior day and this website will be kept up to date.
Holmgren Ranch
Fishing Access Site
Region 5
All FAS sites in Stillwater County
Beginning 07-30-2014 until further notice Stage I Fire Restriction fire icon Stage I Fire Restrictions
Homestead Isle
Fishing Access Site
Region 5
All FAS sites in Stillwater County
Beginning 07-30-2014 until further notice Stage I Fire Restriction
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Stage I Fire Restrictions
Indian Fort
Fishing Access Site
Region 5
All FAS sites in Stillwater County
Beginning 07-30-2014 until further notice Stage I Fire Restriction fire icon Stage I Fire Restrictions
Isaac Homestead
Wildlife Management Area
Region 7
Treasure County
Beginning 07-30-2014 until further notice Stage I Fire Restriction
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Stage I Fire Restrictions
Jeffrey's Landing
Fishing Access Site
Region 5
All FAS sites in Stillwater County
Beginning 07-30-2014 until further notice Stage I Fire Restriction fire icon Stage I Fire Restrictions
Lost Creek
State Park
Region 2
Beginning 06-19-2014 until further notice Advisory Lost Creek Trail No. 8133 will be under construction throughout the summer. The trail will remain open; however, machinery will be used for the construction of the two bridges. When approaching work areas, establish eye contact with equipment operators and follow their directions.
Mallard's Landing
Fishing Access Site
Region 5
All FAS sites in Big Horn County
Beginning 07-29-2014 until further notice Stage I Fire Restriction fire icon Stage I Fire Restrictions
Medicine Rocks
State Park
Region 7
As of August 22, 2014, the water pump has been repaired and there is water available at this park.
Beginning 08-22-2014 until further notice Advisory As of August 22, 2014, the water pump has been repaired and there is water available at this park.
Milltown
State Park
Region 2
Clark Fork Riverbank
Beginning 05-01-2013 until further notice Site Closure Vegetated portions of the Clark Fork Riverbank are closed for resource restoration through April 2015. Exception: River gravel bars may be accessed by boaters and floaters. The confluence area, from the I-90 bridges to the railroad bridge remains closed to public access.
Milltown
State Park
Region 2
Beginning 08-13-2014 until further notice Fire Restriction
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As of August 8, 2014, A Stage 1 Fire Restriction is in effect prohibiting the building, maintaining, attending, or using a fire or campfire. Smoking is prohibited, except within an enclosed vehicle or building, a developed recreation site or while stopped in an area at least three feet in diameter that is barren or cleared of all flammable materials.
Moraine
Fishing Access Site
Region 5
All FAS sites in Stillwater County
Beginning 07-30-2014 until further notice Stage I Fire Restriction fire icon Stage I Fire Restrictions
Painted Rocks
State Park
Region 2
Beginning 08-10-2014 until further notice Advisory Advisory: Because of the low water levels of Painted Rocks Reservoir it is no longer possible to launch boats from Painted Rocks State Park this season. Boaters can use the U.S. Forest Service launch site near Painted Rocks Dam.
Pine Grove Pond
Fishing Access Site
Region 1
3 mi. NE Kalispell
Beginning 08-26-2014 until further notice Site Closure Region 1's Pine Grove Pond FAS requires a temporary closure beginning Tues 9/2/14 through Fri 9/5/14 for road improvements. It will be opened Sat. & Sun. and re-closed on Mon 9/8/14 if needed.
Powerhouse
Fishing Access Site
Region 3
R3 Big Hole River
Beginning 06-15-2014 until further notice Advisory Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks may temporarily close Powerhouse FAS for 48-hour periods related to the Silver Bridge/Powerhouse construction project on the Big Hole River. During those time periods, the river will be closed to floating downstream of George Grant FAS to 1,000 feet downstream of Silver Bridge/Powerhouse, also Powerhouse FAS may be closed completely not allowing any public access. Signs will be posted the prior day and this website will be kept up to date.
Rosebud Battlefield
State Park
Region 7
Beginning 07-30-2014 until further notice Fire Restriction fire icon A Stage I Fire Restriction is in effect - no fires allowed. Smoking is not allowed except in enclosed vehicles or developed sites clear of all flammable materials.
Rosebud East
Fishing Access Site
Region 7
Beginning until further notice Advisory Dangerous diversion dam immediately upstream
Rosebud Isle
Fishing Access Site
Region 5
All FAS sites in Stillwater County
Beginning 07-30-2014 until further notice Stage I Fire Restriction fire icon Stage I Fire Restrictions
Shed's Bridge
Fishing Access Site
Region 3
Beginning 04-23-2014 until further notice Site Closure Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks has closed Shed's Bridge Fishing Access Site on the Gallatin River until further notice due to the instability of the west bank at the site.
Smith River
State Park
Region 4
Trout Creek Camps - Lower, Middle, and Upper are temporarily closed due to Black Bear activity.
Beginning 08-22-2014 until further notice Site Closure Trout Creek Camps - Lower, Middle, and Upper are temporarily closed due to Black Bear activity.
Swinging Bridge
Fishing Access Site
Region 5
All FAS sites in Stillwater County
Beginning 07-30-2014 until further notice Stage I Fire Restriction
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Stage I Fire Restrictions
Tongue River Reservoir
State Park
Region 7
Beginning 07-30-2014 until further notice Fire Restriction fire icon Stage 1 Fire Restriction is in effect with an exemption - allowing campfires in designated steel fire grates only. Propane and LPG camp stoves are allowed. Smoking is not allowed except in enclosed vehicles or developed sites clear of all flammable materials.
Two Leggins
Fishing Access Site
Region 5
All FAS sites in Big Horn County
Beginning 07-29-2014 until further notice Stage I Fire Restriction
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Stage I Fire Restrictions
Whitebird
Fishing Access Site
Region 5
All FAS sites in Stillwater County
Beginning 07-30-2014 until further notice Stage I Fire Restriction fire icon Stage I Fire Restrictions
Yellow Bay
State Park
Region 1
Beginning 08-13-2014 until further notice Fire Restriction
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As of August 8, 2014, A Stage 1 Fire Restriction is in effect prohibiting the building, maintaining, attending, or using a fire or campfire. Smoking is prohibited.