- Associated Press - Monday, April 14, 2014

ROCK SPRINGS, Wyo. (AP) - The U.S. Bureau of Land Management says it will temporarily prohibit vehicles on a mountain northeast of Rock Springs this spring.

The idea is to protect elk and deer while they’re calving. Steamboat Mountain will be closed to vehicles between May 1 and June 30.

The closure happens every spring and includes both sides of Steamboat Rim as well as Johnson, LaFonte and Box canyons.

Sign up for Daily Newsletters

Manage Newsletters

Copyright © 2021 The Washington Times, LLC.

Please read our comment policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide