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Bear Creek Fire

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Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
420 Barrett St
Dillon, MT 59725

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Salmon-Challis National Forest-Bear Creek Fire Emergency Road Closure 8/13

Bear Creek Fire Wildfire
Closures – 8/13/2020

BEAR CREEK FIRE EMERGENCY ROAD CLOSURE

The Central Idaho Dispatch Zone is at VERY HIGH Fire Danger. 

On Inciweb @ https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/6951/

Salmon, ID-August 13, 2020

The Salmon-Challis National Forest has implemented an emergency road closure (#04-13-20-011) to protect Forest visitors and Firefighters from traffic safety hazards associated with significantly increased public traffic related to public viewing of the Bear Creek Fire on the Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest.  
The following roads are closed:

Forest Road #60185 Warm Springs Road FROM Lemhi Pass north TO a point 3.6 miles in distance along Forest Service Road #60185 Warm Springs Road (T19N, R25E, NE 1/4 of section 2).
 
Forest Road #60013 Agency Creek Road FROM Lemhi Pass TO the intersection with Forest Service Road #60068 Copper Queen Mine Road.

The above-described area is within the proclaimed and administrative boundaries of the Leadore Ranger District of the Salmon-Challis National Forest, Lemhi County, Idaho. 

This Order will be in effect when signed and shall remain in effect until September 30, 2020 or until rescinded, whichever occurs. first.