Horseshoe Meadows Road Closure Due to Mudslides 8/2

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Horseshoe Meadows Road Closure Due to Mudslides 8/2

Post by maverick » Thu Aug 02, 2018 7:14 pm

Inyo NF:
Multiple mud slides reported on Horseshoe Meadows Road. Road closure in place at Horshoe Meadows Road and Lubkin Canyon Road. Emergency personnel are on scene. Further information to follow.
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8/3 Update

Post by maverick » Fri Aug 03, 2018 11:56 am

Inyo Co Sheriff's Dept:
Cleanup is continuing on the Horseshoe Meadows Road mudslide throughout today. Several vehicles trapped in the mud were removed yesterday and at least four areas were impacted with mud and debris. More information expected later this evening.
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Re: Horseshoe Meadows Road Closure Due to Mudslides 8/2

Post by AlmostThere » Fri Aug 03, 2018 6:25 pm

It was re-opened - announced on the Inyo FB page.

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Re: Horseshoe Meadows Road Closure Due to Mudslides 8/2

Post by maverick » Fri Aug 03, 2018 6:46 pm

They also added another photo: :eek:
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Re-opened 8/3

Post by maverick » Tue Aug 07, 2018 6:51 pm

Re-opened.

Inyo NF:
Update 3:30pm 8/3/18: Horseshoe is now open, there is still a lot of loose gravel, use caution.

Cleanup is continuing on the Horseshoe Meadows Road mudslide throughout today. Several vehicles trapped in the mud were removed yesterday and at least four areas were impacted with mud and debris. More information expected later this evening.
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Have a safer backcountry experience by using the HST ReConn Form 2.0, named after Larry Conn, an HST member: http://reconn.org

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