JOHN DAY Several campgrounds on the Malheur National Forest will remain open during the completion of minor construction projects.
North Fork - Nov. 1-5, for installation of new fence;
Elk Creek - Nov. 8-10, for installation of new fence and tables;
Big Creek - Nov. 15-19, for installation of new fence.
Due to the uncertainty of weather and construction delays, dates are subject to change.
Those planning a visit to Malheur campgrounds until Nov. 20, are encouraged to contact the Supervisors office at 541-575-3000, the Emigrant Creek District at 541-573-4300 or Prairie City District at 541-820-3800 to check on possible construction activities.
Link to Malheur National Forest website: www.fs.fed.us/r6/malheur.