Highway 87 Closure in Wind Cave National Park to Begin April 16
Contact: Tom Farrell, 605-745-4600
WIND CAVE NATIONAL PARK, S.D. – The planned closure of Highway 87 in Wind Cave National Park for work on the Pig Tail Bridge will begin April 16. The closure could last until May 21. The road will be closed from the junction of Highway 385 and Highway 87 to the Rankin Ridge Fire Tower access road, while the bridge is strengthened and the guard rails replaced.
For more information, call the park at 605-745-4600.
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