MURPHY, NC, January 4, 2018 - Nantahala National Forest officials offer a reminder that several roads will be seasonally closed starting January 2 on the Tusquitee Ranger District.
Certain roads are seasonally closed to motorized vehicles to help protect wildlife habitat, decrease wildlife disturbance, reduce road maintenance costs, and in specific cases to protect public safety during long bouts of adverse weather. The following roads close January 4 through April 15, 2018:
On all Forest Service roads, emergency closures due to weather or resource conditions can occur at any time. For current road conditions and status, contact the Tusquitee Ranger District at 828-837-5152 Monday thru Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
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