Tags:An announcement from the National Forests of North Carolina:
The USDA Forest Service will briefly close small parts of Estatoe Trail, Avery Creek Road and Buckhorn Gap Trail in the Pisgah Ranger District for about a week in early February as the result of utility maintenance. Exact dates have yet to be determined.
To ensure the continuity of electrical service for local residents, Progress Energy will fell a minimum number of trees along and around Hwy 276 in the Pisgah National Forest.
Activities affecting roads and trails will take place Monday thru Friday; no felling of trees will occur on Saturdays or Sundays.