inyo closes trailhead image

As the Inyo National Forest closes down tonight, Aug. 31 for at least two weeks due to extreme fire danger, someone put a message of hope and beauty at the base of a local trailhead. With care and luck, the trail and the place it accesses, will still be there when this terrible time passes. 

The closure of the entire Inyo National Forest this evening will bring a lot of local activities to a rapid halt - but not everything. 

As the normally busy Labor Day weekend approaches, Mammoth Lakes Tourism officials have put together a list of activities and locations that will remain open, as well as other information that could be useful in planning.

It can be accessed here:

For a full story on the closure, pick up this week's issue of the Mammoth Times, out on news stands Thursday, Sept. 2 - or subscribe to get the full issue of the paper on your phone, computer or tablet by subscribing to our E-Edition by clicking on the link at the top of this page.

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