Floating the Main Salmon River
Week of August 17th: There will be survey work on the bridges between Vinegar Creek and Riggins - expect delays of an hour or so: Lake Creek Bridge area on Wednesday the 20th, Manning Crevice Bridge on Thursday the 21st, and Partridge Creek on Friday the 22nd. Road traffic should not be effected while at Partridge Creek.
Road crew work has been completed for Washouts that occurred last week on the Salmon River Road between Cove Creek and Corn Creek.
Rain Complex Fire between Bailey and Bargamin: 6000 acres. Fire management has been turned back over to the district, with one 20 man crew in place for structure protection. Area closures remain in effect; however, the Salmon River, The Salmon River Trail, and all river corridor campsites are OPEN. Floaters need to be aware of falling and rolling debris in this area.
The Corn Creek Launch Site is open for the season.
The Newland Ranch RV waste station and SCAT machine station are open for the 2014 season.
Water has been turned on at Corn Creek, Ebenezer Bar, Stoddard Trailhead, Wagonhammer, and Spring Creek.
Camps on the north side of the Salmon River may have been impacted by the 2012 Mustang Complex. Use caution when entering a burned area.