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Permit administration for John Muir Trail and impact on restocking for local businesses gets clarification

There has been a lot of discussion in the Eastern Sierra community about John Muir Trail permit administration this winter. Deb Schweizer, Public Affairs Specialist for Inyo National Forest, provided this update to Sierra Wave Media. Background: There is a long-standing agreement between parks and forests for local wilderness permits in the Sierra Nevada region […]

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Inyo National Forest Seeks Input and Announces Public Meeting for the Inyo County Road Maintenance and Motorized Mixed-Use Project

News Release from: Media Contact: Deb Schweizer The Inyo National Forest is seeking input on the proposed Road Maintenance and Motorized Mixed use for eight National Forest Road Segments in Inyo County project. The proposed project would meet two goals: formalize Inyo County’s role in road maintenance along eight segments of Forest Service roads and allow Inyo […]

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Updated: State of the Inyo National Forest

News release from USFS Please see attached and know there could be some last minute changes as work on roads and facilities is ongoing. Happy Fishmas! The State of the Inyo, current as of 4/25/19 Mono Lake Ranger District Roads open: Hwy 158, Hwy 120 E (Benton), Lundy Canyon Rd (to the resort). Roads Closed: […]

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