Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Highway 371

Brainerd Lakes Area, Crow Wing County

Improve access

Project location map
Improve access on Hwy 371 between Gull Lake Dam Rd and Green Gables Rd. Click on map for PDF

About this project

MnDOT will improve access and safety in 2022 at three intersections along a busy stretch of Highway 371 in the northern Brainerd Lakes Area with use of Reduced Conflict Intersections (RCI’s) between Gull Lake Dam Road (Crow Wing CR 125) and Green Gables Road (Crow Wing CR 126), includes the main entrance at the Brainerd International Raceway.

Layout concept

View a draft layout with aerial image in background posted December 2019. Layout concept, PDF; Or, watch a video of the project.

Reduced Conflict Intersections

Reduced Conflict Intersections (RCIs) are intersections that decrease fatalities and injuries caused by broadside crashes on four-lane divided highways. RCIs can also be known as J-Turns or RCUTs. Learn how RCIs work

Reduced Conflict Intersection illustration

Learn more about RCI's