COVE CREEK FIRE CLOSURE TERMINATED

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COVE CREEK FIRE CLOSURE TERMINATED

The Central Idaho Dispatch Zone is at VERY HIGH Fire Danger. 

On Inciweb @ https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/6495/

September 10, 2019

Date of Detection: August 3, 2019

Current Size: 5,332 acres

Containment: 85%

Location: 23 miles southwest of North Fork, north of the Salmon River

Cause: Lightning

Fuels: Ponderosa pine and grass

The Salmon-Challis National Forest has terminated the Cove Creek Fire Emergency Trail Closure, Order Number: 04-13-19-614.  The following are now open: 

  • Forest Trail #152 (Owl Creek Trail), beginning at the junction with FS Road 030 (Salmon River Road) at Owl Creek to the Junction with FS Road #123 (Colson Creek Road),
  • Forest Trail #153 (East Fork Owl Creek Trail), beginning at the junction of Trail #152 (Owl Creek Trail) to the Junction with FS Road #043 at Horsefly Spring. 

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