Fire Information and Closures

FIRE NAME

LOCATION

Whitewater & Scorpion Fires

The Whitewater Fire area is in the Mount Jefferson Wilderness and adjacent forest lands, approximately 13 miles east of Detroit, Oregon. The Scorpion fire area is north west of the Whitewater Fire area.

Jones Fire

The Jones Fire area is located approximately ten miles northeast of the town of Lowell, Oregon in the Little Fall Creek watershed near Forest Road 18.

Whitewater & Scorpion Fires

The Whitewater Fire area is in the Mount Jefferson Wilderness and adjacent forest lands, approximately 13 miles east of Detroit, Oregon. The Scorpion fire area is north west of the Whitewater Fire area. For information check InciWeb at https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/5420/.

The following closures are in place

A link that takes you to a map of the Whitewater Fire Closure area

Click on the map above or here for a high resolution PDF map

Roads Closed

Road closures in the Whitewater Fire Area

  • Forest Service Road (FSR) 2243 (Whitewater Road) beyond the junction with FSR 440
  • FSR 440 for its entire length from its beginning at the intersection with FSR 2243 (Whitewater Road)
  • FSR 040 (Woodpecker Road) beyond the junction with FSR 044

Road closure in the Scorpion Fire Area

  • Forest Service Road (FSR) 812 for its entire length from its beginning at the intersection with FSR #4698

Trails Closed

  • Cheat Creek Trail #3441
  • Crag Trail #3364
  • Pacific Crest Trail from intersection of Whitewater Trail (#3429) to intersection of Hunts Creek Trail (#3440) just north of Pamelia Lake. See the Pacific Crest Trail Association website for PCT trail conditions and closures
  • Triangulation Peak Trail #3373
  • Whitewater Trail #3429
  • Woodpecker Trail #3442

Forest Order 06-18-04-17-35 Whitewater Fire Closure

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Jones Fire

The Jones Fire is located approximately ten miles north east of the town of Lowell, Oregon in the Little Fall Creek watershed. For information check InciWeb at https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/5494/.

The following closures are in place

A link that takes you to a map of the Jones Fire Closure area

Click on the map above or here for a high resolution PDF map

Roads Closed

  • Forest Service Road (FSR) 1800 from Forest boundary to its junction with Road 1835 and all connected roads within the closure area
  • FSR 1388 (Pacific Creek) and all connected roads within the closure area
  • FSR 1835 (Gold Creek) and all connected roads within the closure area
  • FSR 1838 (Delp Creek) and all connected roads within the closure area
  • FSR 1839 and all connected roads within the closure area

Campgrounds Closed

  • Bedrock
  • Big Pool
  • Broken Bowl
  • Clark Creek Organizational Camp
  • Dolly Varden
  • Puma

Recreation Sites Closed

  • Little Cowhorn Lookout
  • Tall Trees Old Growth Grove

Trails/Trailheads Closed

  • Clark Butte #3456.1
  • Clark Creek Nature Trail #3456
  • Clark/Fall Tie Trail #3456.2
  • Fall Creek National Recreation Trail #3455
  • Gold Point Trailhead Lower
  • Gold Point Trailhead Upper
  • Gold Point Trail #3468
  • Gold Point Tie Trail #3468.1
  • Jones #3472
  • Johnny Creek Nature #3454
  • Little Cowhorn #3458
  • Tall Trees #4269

Forest Order 06-18-10-18-02 Jones Fire

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