Beartooth Highway closed due to 3-4 foot snow drifts in Wyoming - Casper, WY Oil City News
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Beartooth Highway closed due to 3-4 foot snow drifts in Wyoming

(WYDOT Public Relations Specialist Cody Beers, Facebook)

CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming Department of Transportation Public Relations Specialist Cody Beers said on Monday, Sept. 28 that a portion of Beartooth Highway has been closed.

He noted there are 3-4 foot snow drifts at the summit of the pass.

“Beartooth Highway (US212) will remain closed until further notice from the Long Lake barricade on the Wyoming side of the Wyoming/Montana border to the MT/WY state line,” Beers said.

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Beers said that the National Parks Service is monitoring the road.

“It may be reopened if the winter weather moderates,” he added.

Road condition information is available from WYDOT.