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La Loche Winter Trail: Daytime Closure Due to Warm Temperatures

(Fort McMurray, AB – March 19, 2017) – The La Loche Winter Trail will close during daytime hours from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. effective immediately.

The La Loche Winter Trail will be closed during daytime hours until further notice due to recent higher temperatures. This precaution has been taken to preserve the integrity of the winter trail and to maintain safe driving conditions for motorists.

The evening load limit remains at 27,500 kg from 10 p.m. to 10 a.m. Motorists are advised to take caution when using the trail as conditions are slick in some areas.

All winter roads and trails are being monitored and updates will be provided as available based on weather conditions. 

Updates will be provided regularly as required. Check the following sources for the latest information:


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