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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT NEWS RELEASE
Casper Field Office
 
Release Date: 07/09/09
Contacts: Lesley A. Collins,    
  307-261-7603    

BLM OHV Park Hosts Poison Spider Challenge July 11: Poison Spider OHV Park Closed for Event


The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Casper field office has granted a special recreation permit to the Backcountry Crawlers for the Poison Spider off-highway vehicle (OHV) challenge on July 11, 2009 from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Poison Spider OHV Park is located west of Casper on Zero Road. The park will be closed to other riders during the event. Spectators are welcome free of charge.

Competitors will be charged a $35.00 entrance fee. Several challenges will be set-up in different locations throughout the Poison Spider OHV Park. Drivers will be divided into groups based on vehicle class and prizes will be awarded.

For more information call Eve Bennett at (307) 261-7517.



The BLM manages more than 245 million acres of public land, the most of any Federal agency. This land, known as the National System of Public Lands, is primarily located in 12 Western states, including Alaska. The BLM also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate throughout the nation. The BLM's mission is to manage and conserve the public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations under our mandate of multiple-use and sustained yield. In Fiscal Year 2013, the BLM generated $4.7 billion in receipts from public lands.
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Last updated: 07-13-2009