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Dillon Field Office
Release Date: 03/05/14
Contacts: David Abrams , 406-533-7617 ,

Dillon BLM seeks public comment on rock climbing permit

DILLON (March 5, 2014) – The Bureau of Land Management’s Dillon Field Office is looking for public comment on a Special Recreation Permit application for activities in the Madison River area.
          Spire Climbing Center of Bozeman has asked for a five-year permit to guide rock climbing in the Revenue Flats area, west of Norris, and at Neat Rock Climbing Area in the Lower Madison Recreation Area.
            BLM requests that comments about Spire Climbing Center’s permit application be submitted for consideration no later than March 28, 2014 to the attention of Carl Kautz, P.O. Box 765, Ennis, MT 59729, or by email at
          For more information, questions or concerns please call (406) 682-4082.
          Before including your address, phone number, e-mail address, or other personal identifying information in your comment, you should be aware that your entire comment – including your personal identifying information – may be made publicly available at any time. While you can ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so.
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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 sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of America’s public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations. In Fiscal Year 2015, the BLM generated $4.1 billion in receipts from activities occurring on public lands.

Dillon Field Office   1005 Selway Drive      Dillon, MT 59725  

Last updated: 03-05-2014