Expanded Fire Closures are in Place on the Willamette National Forest
Incident: Rebel Fire Wildfire
This includes a large section (31 miles) of the Aufderheide Scenic Byway (FS Road 19) from Delta Campground south to the North Fork Trail Head.
The Rebel Fire on the Willamette National Forest. Has triggered closures to some campgrounds and trails across the Forest. Forest visitors who had campground reservations should receive an email with information about the cancellations and refunds. The current list of closures is below.
Closed Trails on the McKenzie or Middle Fork Ranger Districts:
Bear Flat #3301, Crossing Way #3507, East Fork #3308, Echo #3309, French Pete #3311
Roaring River Ridge #3312, Frissell Crossing #3320, O’Leary Mountain #3321
Rebel Creek #3323, Rebel Rock #3324, Saddle #3326, South Fork #3327
Lowder Mountain #3329, Walker Creek #3330, Wildcat #3331, Quaking Aspen #3332
Portion of Castle Rock #3506, Elk Creek #3510, Horse Creek #3514, McBee #3523, Olallie #3529
Park #3530, Olallie Mountain #4100, Horsepasture Mountain #4347
Hot Springs Closed: Terwilliger (a.k.a Cougar Hot Springs)
Slide Creek, Frissell Crossing, Sunnyside, Echo – Day Use Site, Roaring River Group Site
Red Diamond Group Site, Hard Rock Group Site, French Pete, Cougar Crossing
Boat Ramps Closed to Cougar Reservoir:
Cougar Crossing, Slide Creek, Echo
Since closures can change due to wildfire activity, forest visitors should check www.fs.usda.gov/willamette (click “Fire Information”) or call the Forest Information Hotline at (541) 225-6350 /or Rebel Fire Information at (541) 822-7250 before heading to the woods.