North Fork Hughes Fire activity closes additional trails

Release Date: Aug 3, 2017  

Nordman, Idaho (August 3, 2017) – The Idaho Panhandle and Colville National Forests have issued temporary closures on National Forest System Trails #535, #315 and #317 and extending the existing #512 (Shedroof Divide Trail) closure from the #312 Junction north to Little Snowy Top.  These trails access remote and rugged areas near the North Fork Hughes Fire in the Salmo Priest Wilderness potentially create a public health and safety issue if accessed.

Information on the North Fork Hughes Fire is updated on InciWeb at  For additional information, please contact the Priest Lake Ranger District at (208) 443-2512.  For questions regarding campground reservations, please visit or call (888) 448-1474.