No construction this weekend on Togwotee Pass

(Dubois, Wyo.) – The Togwotee Trail to Yellowstone, Highway 26/287 between Dubois and Moran Junction, is open this weekend.  No construction activities are scheduled for today or Sunday due to holiday traffic anticipated on the Trail. Construction on the last three miles of the project will resume 7 a.m. Monday, July 9, according to the Wyoming Department of Transportation.

Togwotee Trail construction break Memorial Day weekend

Construction on the Togwotee Trail corridor will stop at 4 p.m. Friday, May 25, and resume at 7 a.m. Tuesday, May 29 in observance of  the Memorial Day weekend. The 38 miles of U.S. 26/287 between Dubois and Moran Junction, the Togwotee Trail to Yellowstone, moves toward completion in 2012. “Good progress is being made on the Rosie’s Ridge section, and we are well within our schedule for the season.” said Doug Jensen, Wyoming Department of Transportation resident engineer in Dubois. Jensen went on to say, ” Enjoy the miles of new highway, use care in the 3.5 miles of work zone, and Go Pokes.” Project information with construction updates can be found at .