Red Creek Fire - Web Alert #4 - 9/26/16 There are four small wildfires burning in the Dolly Sods Wilderness Area within the Monongahela National Forest. Fire fighters are making progress and three of the fires are 80%-100% contained, and will continue to be monitored for some time. Three of the four fires were caused by unattended camp fires. The fourth fire is still under investigation. The Forest Service closed the southwestern portion of the wilderness to the public, including the closure of five trails. A fire ban related to outdoor burning prohibits campfires and charcoal grills in the entire Dolly Sods Wilderness Area, Red Creek Campground and Dolly Sods Picnic Area. See the attached closure orders for details. Fire suppression efforts continue.