30 miles northeast of Enterprise, near Somers Point in the Hells Canyon National Recreation Area.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Sunday August 03rd, 2014 approx. 12:00 AM|
|Location||15 miles east of Imnaha in Hells Canyon.|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||90%|
Grass, timber, heavy dead and down fuels from past burn. Buried propane tanks in hunter camps.
Fire activity is being monitored, but no suppression actions are planned. No visible smokes as of 9/17/14.
Fire activity is being monitored, but no suppression actions are planned.
|Projected Incident Activity|
Minimal fire spread due to decreased temperatures, higher RH's,and minimal winds. Continued burnout of heavy downed fuels.
Closures: Hat Point Road (FSR #4240) is OPEN to the Hat Point Overlook and Warnock Corral Trailhead. From the Warnock Corral Trailhead, the Western Rim National Recreation Trail north (#1774), also known as the Lord Flat Road (FSR #4240-315), will remain closed to motorized vehicles, open to horse and foot travel.
Additionally, an area closure to the east of FSR 4240-315 (Lord Flat Road or Trail #1774) has been implemented (see enclosed map). Trails along the perimeter of the area closure will remain open, while inside the area closure the trails will be closed (eastern portion of Trail #1770a between junction of Trail #1771 and #1770; and the western portion of Trail #1750 from the junction of #1771 and FSR 4240-315. The Temporary Flight Restriction (TFR) was lifted on Friday, August 29.