Deadwood Bridge, campground to close temporarily for repairs

(DILLON, Mont.) – A bridge and nearby campground managed by the Bureau of Land Management will temporarily close during upcoming repair work, following the recent release of a Montana bridge inspection report.

Deadwood Bridge and Deadwood Gulch Campground, six miles southwest of Dell along Big Sheep Creek, will close April 26 through May 7 as a work crew re-decks the bridge. The campground has five sites and provides for intermittent dispersed camping along Big Sheep Creek.

For more information, contact the Dillon Field Office at (406) 683-8000.

This year, we invite everyone to reimagine your public lands as we celebrate 75 years of the BLM’s stewardship and service to the American people. The BLM manages approximately 245 million acres of public land located primarily in 12 Western states, including Alaska. The BLM also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate throughout the nation. The agency’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. 

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David Abrams