Final Community Float of the 2016 Season – CORRECTION!

On Wednesday, August 24th, come join your friends and neighbors for a community float on the North Fork River from Big Creek to Glacier Rim. Meet at Big Creek at 10AM for the start of the float.  For more information or if you have any questions, please either call Dennis or Carol Groebe at 406-888-9803 or go by their place and leave a note… Read more →

Message from Randy Kenyon NFLA President

During the past couple of board meetings, we began talks regarding the treasurer’s duties, generally directed toward simplifying and clarifying. This led to a further discussion regarding developing a secretary position, in light of the fact there are duties that should not really the responsibility of the treasurer. At the July business meeting, a board member made a motion to… Read more →

Esther Chrisman’s Transcript Edited

Lois Walker kindly edited the transcript of Esther Chrisman’s interview. You can read the updated transcript here. Thank you, Lois! And don’t forget that you can listen to and read all the interviews from the North Fork History Project page.

Firewise Day 2016

Firewise Day 2016

The NFLA’s Fire Mitigation Committee sponsored its annual Firewise workshop on July 13, 2016, preceding the Summer Interlocal meeting. About 45 people attended. Committee co-chair Allen Chrisman once again put together an outstanding program, with presentations from all of the federal, state and local agencies with wildfire responsibilities on the North Fork. Angela Mallon and Erik Warrington represented the DNRC…. Read more →

Community River Float – RESCHEDULED FOR SAT. AUG. 6

The float originally scheduled for Wednesday, Aug. 3 had to be cancelled due to weather, so t’s been rescheduled to Saturday, Aug. 6. Come join your friends and neighbors for a community float on the North Fork River from Coal Creek to Big Creek. Meet at Coal Creek at 10AM for the start of the float. Dennis says that the float will be over… Read more →

Cyclone Lake Closure

Some updated information, we will need to close the Cyclone Lake Road from July 27th to the 29th. This is due to the increased logistics of a fish passage pipe this size. Our intention is to have the road passable by Friday and open for the weekend. Thanks again for sharing this information. Dave Ring Forest Management Supervisor Montana DNRC-… Read more →

Community River Float from Polebridge to Coal Creek

Come join your friends and neighbors on Tuesday, July 19, for a community float of the North Fork river from Polebridge to Coal Creek. Meet at Coal Creek by 10AM to convoy to Polebridge. The float will begin from Polebridge at 11AM. For more information or if you have any questions, please either call Dennis or Carol Groebe at 406-888-9803 or go by their… Read more →

Firewise Day 2016

Firewise Day 2016

This year’s Firewire Day workshop will be held on Wednesday July 13, 2016 from 9:30 a.m. to noon at Sondreson Hall, immediately preceding the Summer Interlocal meeting. Our Firewise Day agenda includes the following items: A video by Jack Cohen, internationally known wildfire expert at the Fire Lab in Missoula.  The video’s title is “Your Home Can Survive a Wildfire,” with advice about how… Read more →

Community Float from Wurtz to Polebridge – July 7

Come join your friends and neighbors on Thursday, July 7, for a community float of the North Fork river from Wurtz to Polebridge. Meet at Polebridge by 10AM to convoy to Wurtz. The float will begin from Wurtz at 11AM. For more information or if you have any questions, please either call Dennis or Carol Groebe at 406-888-9803 or come by… Read more →