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Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area Accessible to Public during Government Shutdown

Fort Smith, MT – During the shutdown of the federal government due to the lapse of appropriations, national parks will remain as accessible as possible while still following all applicable laws and procedures. Park roads, lookouts, and trails at Bighorn Canyon, will remain accessible to visitors, but emergency and rescue services will be limited.

There will be no NPS-provided visitor services at B...