Hunters and Other Forest User Tips
Salt Lake Ranger District: Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest and Salt Lake County officials announced today that the Mill Creek Canyon road will be closed beginning September 21, 2014 for the removal and replacement of culverts. No motor vehicle access will be allowed on the road beyond the Maple Grove winter with the exception of Fir Summer Home residents and construction vehicles. Recreationsits hiking and biking will be allowed access on the road and trails up to the Thousand Springs area, where the culverts are being replaced.
Mill Creek Canyon Road and Area Closure Info Sheet & Map
Photo taken on September 29, 2014
CHRISTMAS TREE CUTTING INFO
Heber-Kamas Ranger District: Permits will be sold on Friday, October 31st and Saturday, Novembe 1st at the Solider Hollow Lodge, 2002 Solider Hollow Drive, Midway, Utah. Non-transferrable wristbands will be issued to the first 1,000 individuals starting at 6:00 a.m. on both days. Individuals with a wristband must purchase their tree permit in person, the same day they receive their wristband, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Permits are $10.00 and are for personal use only. One permit per adult (16 years of age and older with a valid driver’s license) will be sold on a first come, first- served basis.
It’s not too late to get out and see wildlife and the fall colors on the Nebo Loop
Heber-Kamas Ranger District:
Weather permitting fire personnel plan to continue to prescribed burn 700 acres along the Mirror Lake Higway, approximately 10 miles east of Kamas, Utah any time during October 22, 2014 through November 30, 2014 as part of the Ponderosa Pine Restoration poject.
Crews will also continue to burn slash piles to reduce hazardous fuels in the Ledgefork campground and Soapstone area along the Mirror Lake corridor and in the Mill Hollow/Granite School area.
Evanston/Mt. View Ranger Districts: Weather permitting fire personnel plan to burn slash piles from thinning projects to reduce hazardous fuels in Bridger campground and in the Lyman Lake area during the next few weeks.
Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest Prescribed Fire Info
Please remember before you leave the Forest that your campfire is completely out and is cold before leaving. View our campfire video
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