Information Bulletin: Rocky Mountain Forest District restrictions amended.

Due to recent changes in weather and fire behaviour, the closure of the Rocky Mountain Forest District will be rescinded effective at noon Pacific time on Friday, Sept. 15, 2017.

However, the campfire ban and off-road vehicle (ORV) prohibition remain in effect for the entire region. For more information about the ORV prohibition, please visit:

There are still restrictions on certain areas within the Rocky Mountain Forest District, including areas around the White River wildfire, Quinn Creek wildfire, Linklater wildfire, Lamb Creek wildfire and Flathead region. Maps are available in the information bulletin. Please review the official information bulletin in detail.

The original backcountry closure information bulletin can be viewed here.