Prickly Pear Creek fishing access site proposed

2013-06-21T10:51:00Z 2013-06-22T17:46:15Z Prickly Pear Creek fishing access site proposed The Billings Gazette
June 21, 2013 10:51 am

Fish, Wildlife and Parks is proposing to acquire about 36 acres along Prickly Pear Creek in Lewis and Clark County to establish a fishing access site.

The Prickly Pear Land Trust, the current landowner, has offered to donate the property in fee title to FWP. The site is located in the Helena Valley along Prickly Pear Creek 3.5 miles northeast of Helena on Olsen Road.

The draft environmental assessment is available for public viewing and comment at the FWP website under the public notices link.

Written comments will be accepted until 5 p.m. July 14 and can be emailed to or mailed to Prickly Pear Creek FAS Proposed Acquisition, Attn: George Liknes, FWP R4, 4600 Giant Springs Road, Great Falls, MT 59405.

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