Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks has rescinded restrictions on campfires and smoking at its fishing access sites in Stillwater County.
A 52-year-old woman died after falling into the Clark's Fork River at the fishing access site south of Bridger on Tuesday, according to Lt. Josh Mcquillan at the Carbon County Sheriff's Office.
HELENA — The House on Thursday voted to raise the optional fee from $4 to $6 per light vehicle annually to pay for the state parks, fishing access sites and Virginia and Nevada cites.
A parking lot was completed recently near the south end of the Clarks Fork of the Yellowstone fishing access site south of Bridger.
Construction could start as soon as this spring to create a new road across to the Holmgren Ranch fishing access site about five miles west of Columbus.
HELENA - A bill guaranteeing that outdoors enthusiasts can walk from public bridges to float or fish state waters easily cleared its first hurdle Tuesday afternoon.
Rep. Kendall Van Dyk, D-Billings
Rep. Ken Peterson, R-Billings