Skip to main content

Klondike Fire

Unit Information

Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3040 Biddle Rd. Medford OR. 97504 Oregon
Medford, OR 97504

USFS Shield

Incident Contact

Klondike Fire Information
Phone: 541-618-2113
Hours: 7 AM to 8 PM Daily

News Releases — Klondike Fire

11/03/18 Klondike Fire Update Released: 11/3/2018
After a very long fire season, the management of the Klondike Fire is being returned to a local Type 4 management organization Monday morning. Patrols will be ongoing in the Agness area. Repairs and...
11/02/18 Klondike Fire Update Released: 11/2/2018
The Klondike Fire is being managed from Gold Beach by Northwest Incident Management Team 8 (Team 8), Doug Johnson, Incident Commander, with a camp in Cave Junction. Team 8 is preparing to transition...
11/01/18 Klondike Fire Update Released: 11/1/2018
The Klondike Fire is being managed from Gold Beach by Northwest Incident Management Team 8, Doug Johnson, Incident Commander, with a camp in Cave Junction. Fire resources working on suppression...
10/31/18 Klondike Fire Update Released: 10/31/2018
The Klondike Fire is being managed from Gold Beach by Northwest Incident Management Team 8, Doug Johnson, Incident Commander, with camps in Agness and Cave Junction. Agness camp, located at the...
10/30/18 Klondike Fire Update Released: 10/30/2018
Curry County Sheriff’s Office lowered the evacuation level in the Agness, Oak Flat, and Illahee areas to a Level 1 (Ready). All evacuation areas near the Klondike Fire previously at Level 2 are...
10/29/18 Klondike Fire Update Released: 10/29/2018
Northwest Incident Management Team 8 Doug Johnson, Incident Commander, (NWIMT8) assumed management of the entire Klondike Fire last evening. The incident command post remains in Gold Beach at the...
10/28/2018 Klondike Fire Update Released: 10/28/2018
Klondike Fire West Zone – Yesterday, fire activity was limited to smoldering and continued consumption of heavy fuels. Repair work on heli-spots, heli-bases, and spike camps has been completed, as...
10/27/2018 Klondike Fire Update Released: 10/27/2018
Klondike Fire West Zone – It was wet and productive on the firelines yesterday and fire crews were able to gain an additional 5% containment. The Klondike Fire is now 80% contained. All divisions...
10/26/2018 Klondike Fire Update Released: 10/26/2018
Klondike Fire West Zone – There was minimal fire activity again yesterday. All the spot fires are contained and in patrol status. Suppression repair was completed on the spot fire across the...
10/25/2018 Klondike Fire Update Released: 10/25/2018
Klondike Fire West Zone – Yesterday, due to fire suppression efforts and moderated fire behavior, Level 3 Evacuation Levels that affected the residents of Agness have been reduced to Level 2. The...