Forest Service Road near Keystone temporarily closed beginning June 1

RAPID CITY, S.D.— In a press release from the US Forest Service, officials will temporarily be closing a forest service road near Keystone.

The road known as “Government Park” will be closed from June 1 until July 1, 2022. The road is about 2 miles east of Keystone on Highway 40.

All motor vehicles will be prohibited on this road except for those with a special use authorization and emergency services as needed.

The closure is in effect to protect vegetation and forage used by livestock for grazing.

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