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
Pleasant Grove Ranger District: Fall colors can still be enjoyed in American Fork Canyon and the Alpine Loop or hike the Mt. Timpanogos Trail or the Timpooneke Trail to view spectacular colors.
Heber-Kamas Ranger District: Fall Colors are fading fast along the Mirror Lake Highway, but are still pretty in the Soapstone area and Strawberry and Currant Creek.
Ogden Ranger District: Fall colors are visible at about 8500 ft, but are not very brilliant.
Logan Ranger District: Enjoy Fall Colors on the Wellsville Wilderness from Coldwater East Trail
Photo by Caitlyn Lewis
Heber-Kamas Ranger District:
Weather permitting fire personnel plan to prescribed burn 700 acres along the Mirror Lake Higway, approximately 10 miles east of Kamas, Utah any time during October 11, 2014 through November 30, 2014 as part of the Ponderosa Pine Restoration poject.
Crews continue to burn slash piles to reduce hazardous fuels in the Piuta Oct. 2 - Oct 10th. Crews will also continue to burn slash piles to reduce hazardous fuels in the 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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