FR 99 to Windy Ridge/Spirit Lake (Mt St Helens) closed - Sept 8, 2012

posted Sep 8, 2012, 8:47 PM by Luke Hizer
The latest news release from the Forest Service indicates that Forest Road, which provides access to Windy Ridge and Spirit Lake, will be closed through October 5th.  Some trailheads will remain open, closer to FR 25. From the release:

...road access to the east side of Mount St. Helens will be limited to Cascade Peaks and other popular destinations such as Meta Lake, Norway Pass and Bear Meadow. Windy Ridge, Spirit Lake and Independence Pass Trailhead will be inaccessible...

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