Updated National Forest area closure and new pre-evacuation notice
Mullen Fire Wildfire
Closures – 9/25/2020
- Please see the attached area closure order and map for the Mullen Fire on the Medicine Bow National Forest.
This was updated at 2 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 25 due to public/firefighter safety and fire growth potential.The area closure impacts the southern Snowy Range in Albany and Carbon Counties, Wyoming.
It was developed in cooperation with local authorities based on firefighter/public safety and potential fire growth.
The Mullen Fire area closure applies to all National Forest System land, recreation sites, trails, and roads within the closure boundaries.
Private land owners within the area closure boundaries should be in contact with Albany County authorities regarding pre-evacuation and evacuation notices. Please see attached documents.
Once private land owners have left the area closure, they may not re-enter the area until a process is developed by Albany County and the USDA Forest Service.
The fire is under management of the Rocky Mountain Blue Incident Management Team.
Official source of information for this fire is InciWeb,