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Crow Wing County invites public comment on Miller Black Bear Trail

Crow Wing County Land Services is requesting public comments on the proposed Miller Black Bear Trail project for all-terrain vehicles northwest of Crosby.

Written comments on the project will be accepted until Dec. 20.

The project plan can be accessed through the county website at Copies of the project plan also are available from the Land Services Department in Brainerd during business hours or by contacting the office at 218-824-1115.

Written comments may be emailed to (include “Miller Black Bear” in the subject line); mailed to Crow Wing County Land Services Department, Attn: Miller Black Bear, Land Services Building, 322 Laurel St., Suite 12, Brainerd, MN 56401; or faxed to 218-824-1070.

The Cuyuna Iron Range Riders all-terrain vehicles (ATV) Club wants to designate one mile of new trail and about 19 miles of existing trails for a multi-use motorized recreational trail system, Crow Wing County Land Services reported.

The proposed trail is in Wolford and Irondale townships in the Miller-Black Bear area, which has more than 25 miles of motorized trails on public land.

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