BOATING – The U.S. Bureau of Land Management is proposing recreation fee increase for sites around Lake Coeur d’Alene.
Daily boat launch fees at Blackwell Island and Mineral Ridge would increase from $4 to $6 and season passes would increase from $30 to $40.
Tent camping fees at Mica Bay Boater Park, Killarney Lake Recreation Site, Huckleberry Campground and Windy Bay Boater Park would rise from $8 to $10 a night.
Trailer camping fees at Huckleberry Campground along the St. Joe River are proposed to increase from $15 to $18 a night.
No fee increases have been proposed for the U.S. Forest Service sites in the area.
The proposals will be considered by BLM’s District Resource Advisory Council Wednesday (Feb. 22) at the BLM office, 3815 Schreiber Way.
Info: (208) 769-5004.