Rangers outfox beavers with higher fotbridges along West Bench Trail

A beaver-gnawed log lying near the new bridge over the outlet at Beaver Lake is a silent reminder of the problems those big-toothed mammals created for skiers and snowshoers trying to access the West Bench Trail.



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A beaver-gnawed log lying near the new bridge over the outlet at Beaver Lake is a silent reminder of the problems those big-toothed mammals created for skiers and snowshoers trying to access the West Bench Trail.

The beavers won the battle, but skiers, snowshoers and summer hikers are the real winners. After years of battling beavers eagerly doing what they dammed well pleased to block streams and…




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