Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

July 6, 2017

Resurfacing project begins July 10 for Hwys 38, 286 near Bigfork

Duluth, Minn. – A road resurfacing project will begin July 10 on Hwy 38 just south of Horseshoe Lake Road to the south limits of Bigfork and on Hwy 286 from Hwy 6 to just west of Hwy 38.

Additional traffic impacts will likely be encountered between Marcell and Jack the Horse Lake Road. 

Throughout the project flaggers and a pilot car will allow one-way, alternating traffic through single lane closures.

This project is expected to continue through September 2017.

Motorists should use caution driving in the project area for their safety and the safety of construction workers.

When completed this project will improve safety, mobility and extend the useful life of the highway.

For more information: mndot.gov/d1/projects/hwy-38-bigfork/.

For updated road condition information, call 511 or visit www.511mn.org.