Seasonal winter closures are in effect in Wyoming's Bald Ridge, Carter Mountain, Little Mountain and Twin Creek Trail areas.
The closures are meant to limit disturbance to wildlife and big game in winter ranges.
The following Bureau of Land Management lands are included in the seasonal closures:
Bald Ridge: Closed through April 30 to all use including hunting and trapping. The Hogan/Luce Campground remains open to camping and the Hogan and Luce Reservoirs remain open to fishing.
Carter Mountain: Closed Nov. 15 to June 15 to all motorized travel. The area remains open to foot and horseback travel.
Little Mountain: Closed Dec. 1 to April 30 to all motorized travel in the high country. The area remains open to foot and horseback travel. Signs and maps are posted at key locations to assist the public. The Little Mountain Travel Management Map can be downloaded at www.blm.gov/wy/st/en/field_offices/Cody/rec.html.
Twin Creek Trail: Closed Jan. 1 to April 30 to all use where the trail easement passes through private land and on BLM-managed public land. The trail closure begins on the west side of the South Fork of the Shoshone River.
For more information, or for maps of the seasonally closed areas, contact BLM outdoor recreation planner Shirley Bye-Jech at 307-578-5900, or stop by the Cody Field Office at 1002 Blackburn Street.