The Fort Chipewyan winter road closed for the season as of 10 AM, this morning.
The winter road is closing due to rough road conditions, melting ice and expected warmer weather in the coming weeks.
The precaution is being taken to maintain the integrity of the winter road and for the safety of motorists.
Motorists are advised that the gates for the road will be locked as of Monday, March 27th and the road will no longer be passable.
All three winter roads and trails will be closed after today and updates will begin as the next winter season approaches.
More info can be found at RMWB.ca