Park Service regional director backs up Yellowstone Park on plan to close Sylvan Pass during the winter

Maybe the continuation of the incredible monetary subsidy per snowmobiler at the Park’s East Entrance during the winter will in fact be cut off. The NPS regional director is supporting Yellowstone superintendent Suzanne Lewis and the Park’s plan to close this little-used, avalanche prone pass.

Story. Park boss: Sylvan Pass danger palpable. By Ruffin Prevost. Billings Gazette (reprinted in the Casper Star Tribune)




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    Mike Post

    Every time a federal employee sticks their neck out to make a sound decision we should be there in force to support it.


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