Aug. 19 - 10:26 p.m.
Sterling Highway closures remain, camping available in Soldotna
Both lanes of traffic are closed on the Sterling Highway between Adkins Road on milepost 77 and the intersection of Resurrection Pass Trail at milepost 53. The Department of Transportation says the closure is due to winds along the corridor and fire moving toward the highway.
#SterlingHighway MP 77-53 UPDATE 5:14 am Update: due to unpredictable winds along the corridor and the fire turning towards highway, Alaska State Troopers, DOTPF and Incident Command closed the Sterling overnight for public safety. We’ll post when we expect an opening.