Day: August 18, 2015

Uncategorized | August 18, 2015

Fire Danger Rises to Extreme in Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest

As persistent dry conditions continue across southwest Oregon, the Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest is moving to “Extreme” fire danger, effective immediately.Fire agencies in southwest Oregon are urging caution for all those participating in outdoor activities this season. Just one small spark from an unattended fire, muzzle of a gun, or the hot exhaust pipe on […]

Uncategorized | August 18, 2015

Remember: Campfires Are Only Allowed in Designated Campgrounds

As the sun sets on your outdoor family vacation, a campfire is a great place for sharing your adventure over a melting marshmallow on stick. Whether you’re cooking, warming up, or just sitting and enjoying the crackle and glow, campfire safety is a must. Before you light that fire here are a few campfire tips:Building […]

Uncategorized | August 18, 2015

National Creek Complex Info

For up-to-date info on the National Creek Complex, see National Creek Complex blog and Facebook page.Crater Lake National Park has closed the north entrance road between State Highway 138 at the park’s north boundary and Crater Lake west rim drive at north junction. This precautionary closure will facilitate fire operations and provide for the safety of […]