South Colony Lakes 4x4 Closing for Good

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South Colony Lakes 4x4 Closing for Good

by McCannster » Sun Oct 11, 2009 3:52 am

Hey folks, just letting people know that the rough road to the upper South Colony Lakes Trailhead will close permanently to all vehicles on October 13. In the future, a gate at what is now the "rough 2wd" parking area will be the closest you can get to the S Colony Lakes Valley. Just drove the road all the way for the last weekend is was open, it's a hair raiser!

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by shanahan96 » Sun Oct 11, 2009 4:11 am

it's great to hear they are finally closing this road! hopefully the environment will have its chance to recover in the coming decades....but i have my doubts, unfortunately.


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