Sunday, August 6, 2017

Agust 6, 2017 - Crater Lake National Park Trail Closures

Crater Lake National Park

August 5, 2017 at 2:00 p.m

The following trails and road are closed to entry and use until further notice, due to hazardous conditions created by the Blanket Creek Fire and Spruce Lake Fire:
The Pacific Crest Trail, from the south park boundary to Highway 62, and from the intersection of the Dutton Creek Trail north to the North Entrance Road.
Union Peak Trail
Stuart Falls Trail
Pumice Flat Trail
Boundary Springs Trail
Bald Crater Loop Trail (the entire loop)
Bert Creek Trail
Discovery Point Trail
Lightning Springs Trail
Rim Trail, from Discovery Point to North Junction
In addition, West Rim Drive is closed from Munson Valley Road to North Junction.
The closures will remain in effect until further notice.
These closures are an adjustment from the previous closure notice issued on August 4, 2017, due to the increased fire size, and potential for continued fire growth.

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