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Horse Creek Complex

Unit Information

Willamette National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3106 Pierce Parkway
Springfield, OR 97477

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Incident Contact

McKenzie River Ranger District
Phone: 541-822-3381
Hours: M-F 8:00AM - 4:30PM

Highlighted Activity

10/16/2017 This incident is no longer being updated.
For information on Willamette National Forest wildfires and associated closures please visit
Announcement - 10/16/2017
The Separation Fire burned around the Lower Linton Meadows shown in this Monday, Oct. 2, 2017, aerial photo. The fire will help to restore the meadows which were more predominant in the past.  Wayne Chevalier/U.S. Forest ServiceImage options: [ Full Size ]

This site will no longer be updated unless there is significant activity.

For information contact the McKenzie River Ranger District, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., at (541) 822-3381


Overview:

Total all fires: 42,489 acres
Acreage based on an IR flight Sept. 27, at 8:46 p.m.


AVENUE FIRE (3,587 acres)

Location: McKenzie River Ranger District, three miles southeast of McKenzie Bridge

Report Date: August 11

Cause: Lightning

OLALLIE LOOKOUT FIRE (1,586 acres)

Location: McKenzie River Ranger District, within the Three Sisters Wilderness

Report Date: August 10

Cause: Lightning

RONEY FIRE (3,575 acres)

Location: McKenzie River Ranger District, within the Three Sisters Wilderness

Report Date: August 10

Cause: Lightning

SEPARATION FIRE (18,086 acres)

Location: McKenzie River Ranger District, within the Three Sisters Wilderness

Report Date: August 10

Cause: Lightning

NASH FIRE (6,747 acres)

Location: Willamette National Forest, McKenzie River Ranger District, within the Three Sisters Wilderness Area

Report Date: August 10

Cause: Lightning

REBEL FIRE (8,709 acres)

Location: Willamette National Forest, McKenzie River Ranger District, within the Three Sisters Wilderness Area

Report Date: August 4

Cause: Under Investigation

Potato FIRE (199 acres)

Location: Willamette National Forest, Detroit Ranger District, within the Santiam Recreation Area

Report Date: August 29

Cause: Under Investigation


All Willamette National Forest Fires: inciweb.nwcg.gov/unit/3860/

Willamette National Forest Closure Information (Roads, Campgrounds, Trails)
https://www.fs.usda.gov/detail/willamette/fire/?cid=fseprd552029

Travel Information

tripcheck.com or call 511

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning
Date of OriginThursday August 10th, 2017 approx. 03:15 PM
LocationWillamette NF, South of Hwy 126 and East of Forest Service Road 19
Coordinates44.094 latitude, -122.014 longitude

Current Situation

Size42,489 Acres