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Garnet Canyon Closed to Public Entry on Saturday - April 23

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Date: April 22, 2011
Contact: Jackie Skaggs, 307.739.3393

April 22, 2011

4:30 p.m.Garnet Canyon will be close to public entry on Saturday, April 23 to conduct ongoing search operations.This closure is necessary to allow for avalanche control work, and to minimize contamination (fresh human scent) of the search area for the K9 teams.We appreciate your compliance with this temporary closure.

Did You Know?

Pika with a mouth full of grass

Did you know that pikas harvest grasses so they can survive the long cold winter? These small members of the rabbit family do not hibernate, but instead store their harvest as “haystacks” under rocks in the alpine environment.