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Northwest Sands Blocks B, D & J

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Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Wisconsin
Rhinelander, WI 54501

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Forest Road 242 Closure from FR 236 to 406

Northwest Sands Blocks B, D & J Prescribed Fire
Closures – 5/20/2018

Forest Road 242 is closed today from the intersection of Forest Road 236 to Forest Road 406 while trained fire crews burn NW Sands Burn Block D. Delays can be expected on Forest Road 236 north of Ino. In addition, Forest Road 849 is closed from the intersection of Iron River Trail to Bladder Lake Day Use and a portion of the Iron River ATV trail east of Bladder Lake is closed from the intersection of FR849 to FR241. There are fire personnel stationed at roads and intersections to notify drivers of alternate routes and delays. For a map of NW Sands Burn Block D and a map showing the closed areas please click here.