Take That, Forest Fires!
The snow in the mountains was measured in inches Friday. The snow in the high mountains (above 6,000 feet) measured in the feet in some places.
All closures in Ravalli County due to wildfires have been lifted.
Bitterroot National Forest fire danger was taken down to "moderate" this week and though the Ravalli County "open burning" ban is still in effect, you can have campfires... within reason.
The county commissioners will meet Monday, September 25, to discuss further easing of recent restrictions.
Travelers, be careful in the high country. That's fresh snow on the roads and we've seen the snowplows out and about at Lost Trail Pass.