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Blackwell Island rec site reopens Wednesday

LAKES -- The main gate at the Bureau of Land Management’s Blackwell Island Recreation Site will reopen on Wednesday ( May 25).  Both the day use and boat launch will be open. 

The daily parking fee is$4. The area is checked daily.

BLM staff will be selling $30 season passes at  Blackwell Island for the rec site and nearby Mineral Ridge boat launch during weekends from Memorial Day through mid-July.  

Info: Kurt Pindel, (208) 769-5015.


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