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Lane County Restricts Access To Mt. Pisgah Because Of Fire Danger

Rachael McDonald

Lane County has restricted access to Mount Pisgah because of fire danger.

The closure is effective Saturday morning until further notice. Only the trails by the river will be open to the public at Howard Buford Recreation Area.

Lane County Parks is also forbidding open flames, including campfires except in campfire rings in designated overnight campsites in all parks. Tobacco use is already prohibited in Lane County Parks.

Credit Rachael McDonald
Dry grass at Mt. Pisgah.

Rachael McDonald is KLCC’s host for All Things Considered on weekday afternoons. She also is the editor of the KLCC Extra, the daily digital newspaper. Rachael has a BA in English from the University of Oregon. She started out in public radio as a newsroom volunteer at KLCC in 2000.
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