Here is an update on the current fire situation on the Umpqua National Forest

U.S. Forest Service-Umpqua National Forest

There are three confirmed fires: 

Windigo Fire: Approximately 1,300 acres burning near Windigo Pass. A closure on the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) and Forest Service (FS) Road 60 is underway. 

Forebay 1 Fire: Approximately 4 acres just north of Lemolo 1 forebay

Fire 237: ½ acre located northwest of Lemolo 1 forebay

Several FS Roads, trails, and campgrounds are closed and an official Emergency Fire Closure is in progress: 

FS Road 2610 – closed from Lemolo Dam to Calapooya Mt. (at the Forest boundary) 

FS Road 60 – closed from the junction with Kelsey Valley Rd to Forest boundary (Deschutes NF has a closure on the east side)

Trail 1412 – Windigo Pass

Trail 1445 - Tenas Peak Trail

Pacific Crest Trail – Closed between State Hwy 138 (PCT mile 1,848) to State Hwy 58 (PCT mile 1,908).

 A Type 2 incident management team has been ordered to manage these fires in addition to the Potter Fire on the Willamette National Forest.  Additional firefighting resources are also on order. A Temporary Flight Restriction (TFR) is in place over the fire areas.