News Relase - Bear Camp Road Re-Opening
Incident: Big Windy Complex Wildfire
Big Windy Complex - News Release - Bear Camp Road Re-opening
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 1300
In cooperation with US Forest Service and the Bureau of Land Management, Tony Wilder, Incident Commander of Southern Area Incident Management Team released the following information today, September 2:
Bear Camp Road (BLM # 34-8-36 and Forest Service #23) will officially re-open at 0600 tomorrow, Tuesday, September 3, 2013. All BLM roads off the Bear Camp Road are closed. Should fire activity increase in the future, there is the possibility the closure will be implemented again.
The following roads will remain closed until further notice:
Grave Creek to Marial Back Country Byway, which includesMt. Reuben Road
(34-8-1 Road), 32-8-31 Road, a portion of the 32-8-9.2 Road, and the Marial Access
Burnt Ridge Road, Forest Service Road 2308, is closed from the junction with Forest Road 23 to the junction with Forest Road 33.
Camping is allowed on the north side of the Rogue River from Montgomery Creek to Quail Creek. Camping remains closed on the south side of the river in this same area.
Please see attached map.
NEW FIRE INFORMATION CONTACT AND NUMBER:
Brian Ballou @ 541-621-4156