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Lion Fire

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Sequoia National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
1839 South Newcomb Street
Porterville, CA 93257

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Forest Closure Information and map

Lion Fire Wildfire
Closures – 10/5/2017

Closure has been terminated as of October 23, 2017


A temporary area and trails closure for the Lion Fire area, within the Golden Trout Wilderness, on the Western Divide Ranger District is in effect. The Forest Order is for the protection of National Forest visitors by preventing entry into the area while wildland fire suppression operations are taking place, helping to ensure both public and firefighter safety.


Trails and roads closed within the Forest Order include:

Bullfrog Lakes (31E05), Little Kern (31E12), Shotgun Pass (32E01), Deep Creek (32E06), Round Meadow (32E14), Mountaineer (32E10), Grey Meadow (32E15), Lewis Camp (33E01), Farwell Gap (31E10), Quinn (31E13, Lion Meadow (32E02), Nelson Cabin Trail (32E08), Jerky Meadow (33E12), Clicks Creeks (32E11), Clicks Creek Cutoff (32E16), Willow Meadow Cutoff (33E14), Wet Meadow (31E11), Newlywed (31E23), Coyote Lakes (32E05), Burnt Corral Meadow (32E13), Summit Trails (31E14), Fish Creek (32E12), Deer (32E17)


Click Road (20S64,A&B), North Road (21S50, C&D), Fisher Road (20S63), White Meadow Road (20S68), Loggy Meadow Road (20S53)

  • The North Road 21S50 is closed north from its junction with 20S79.

  • The Summit Trail 31E14 is closed north from its junction with 21S50.

  • The Lewis Camp Trail (a.k.a. Old Hockett Trail) 33E01 is closed north from its junction with 20S79.

  • The Fish Creek Trail 33E12 is closed north from its junction with 33E01.

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