WASHINGTON WILDFIRE: #BlankenshipFire – July 24, 2015

A wildfire scorching 70 acres, since it began on July 14, 2015, around midnight in the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest.

The fire located in the Chelan Forest District, is now forcing the closure effective Saturday, July 25, 2015, of the following:

Pacific Crest Trail [PCT]:

  • in the South Fork Agnes drainage
  • junction PCT #2000 on the South end of Suiattle Pass
  • Hart / Lyon Trail #1256
  • near junction of PCT #2000 and North end of Five Mile Camp
  • West Fork Agnes Creek Tail 31272

Limited information is being released at this time.  No cause or resources are unknown at this time.

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