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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 NF Road Closure Terminated on August 29, 2020

Bear Creek Fire Wildfire
Closures – 8/28/2020

News Release


BEAR CREEK FIRE EMERGENCY ROAD CLOSURE TERMINATED ON AUGUST 29, 2020

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

Salmon-Challis National Forest is in Stage I Fire Restrictions

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

Salmon, ID-August 28, 2020   Effective at 12:01 am Mountain Time on Saturday, August 29, 2020; officials on the Salmon-Challis National Forest will have terminated Emergency Road Closure (#04-13-20-011) for the Bear Creek Fire on the Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest.      The following roads will be open at 12:01 am Mountain Time on Saturday, August 29, 2020: 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 ¼ 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.   Hunters and other recreationists should be aware of the possibility of encountering fire traffic and other vehicles in the area.   For more information, visit the Forest’s News & Events page @ https://www.fs.usda.gov/news/scnf/news-events; Facebook @salmonchallisnf, and Twitter @salmonchallisnf.   

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