Montana Department of Transportation

Travinfo

Travel Conditions

Alerts, Closures & Incidents

Alerts

MT-49
LOOKING GLASS - JCT WITH US-2 TO JCT US-89 TO MILEPOST 11.7
Vehicle length restrictions of 21 feet are in effect. Vehicles in excess of 21 feet need to seek an alternate route.
US-212
BEARTOOTH HIGHWAY
ROAD CLOSURE BEGINNING OCTOBER 5, 2015
There are several locations on the Beartooth Highway between the road closure gate south of Red Lodge and the Wyoming Line that necessitate repairs. These repairs consist of slope stabilization and the installation of a retaining wall. The repairs can safely be completed when the highway is closed to traffic for the winter season which is planned for October 5, 2015. This repair project will allow the opening and continued operation of the Beartooth Highway in the spring of 2016.

Closures Report

MT-38
SKALKAHO - JCT WITH US-93 TO DALY CREEK
Road Reopen
MT-38
DALY CREEK TO SKALKAHO FALLS
Road Reopen
MT-38
SKALKAHO FALLS TO JCT WITH MT-1
Road Reopen
US-2
ESSEX TO 7 MILES WEST OF MARIAS PASS
Road Reopen
WILDFIRE RESTRICTIONS
US-2
WEST GLACIER TO ESSEX
Road Reopen
WILDFIRE RESTRICTIONS

Incidents Report

Montana Department of Transportation personnel along with law enforcement and other necessary officials are working to take care of these incidents on Montana's state-maintained highways.

September 04, 2015 at 02:55 PM

US-2 ESSEX AREA, MILE 176.5 TO 185
WILDFIRE ROAD RESTRICTIONS starting on August 20, 2015 at 03:00 PM
HIGHWAY IS OPEN. NO STOPPING OR PARKING WITHIN THE WILDFIRE ZONE.
MT-56 NORTH OF NOXON, MILEPOST 3 TO 17
FIREFIGHTING ACTIVITIES starting on August 18, 2015 at 12:01 AM
FIREFIGHTING ACTIVITIES ARE TAKING PLACE AND OFFICIALS ARE REQUESTING THAT TRAVELERS DO NOT STOP ALONGSIDE THE HIGHWAY. HEADLIGHTS ARE ADVISED DUE TO HEAVY SMOKE IN THE AREA. THERE ARE SEVERAL EMERGENCY FIREFIGHTING EQUIPMENT ACCESS POINTS WITHIN THE WORK ZONE. WATCH FOR EQUIPMENT ENTERING AND EXITING THE HIGHWAY. DURATION OF THESE CONDITIONS IS UNKNOWN AS THE FIRE CONTINUES TO GROW.
reduced speed of 45 to 45