Saturday, July 28, 2007, 12:00 PM
Contact: (775) 748-4141
Elko County Fires or (775) 748-4000
PORTIONS OF HUMBOLDT-TOIYABE NATIONAL FOREST REOPEN
Two of the three Area Closure Orders that went into effect on July 20 and 21 in portions of the Jarbidge and Ruby Mountains Ranger Districts in the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest will be terminated.
The Area Closure Order for the Jarbidge Ranger District will be terminated on July 29, 2007 at 8 A.M.
The Area Closure Order for the Ruby Mountain Ranger District will be terminated on July 30, 2007, at 8 A.M.
The Area Closure Order for the Mountain City Ranger District is still in effect. Please refer to the details of the the Mountain City Ranger District Closure below:
Mountain City Ranger District, Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest Area Closure Order: All areas, roads, trails and campgrounds east of State Highway 225, including, but not limited to: Sunflower Flats, Bruneau River, the portion of the Jarbidge Wilderness, and Copper Mountain on the Mountain City Ranger District, Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest continue to be closed to public entry. Residents and property owners that have the legal right to access their personal residences and/or property for the rights of ingress and egress are exempt from the Closure.
The Mountain City Ranger District Closure shall remain in effect until further notice.