Spring forest access roads and trails restrictions announced
Bemidji - Due to spring ground conditions; Beltrami County authorities urge the public to be careful using forest access roads and trails during this time of year.
While under the spring thaw, ground conditions are such that severe damage to roads and trails can occur from improper use. Please respect any closure signs, barricades, gates or poor trail conditions and refrain from using these areas at this time. Funding to build and maintain these areas is provided by public land managers, loggers and user groups. Please use common sense and do not damage our local forest roads and trails.