Wildfire on Klamath National Forest near the Russian Wilderness

A wildfire is burning near the mile 1589 of the Pacific Crest Trail. See the incident page for more information. August 1st UPDATE: The Whites Fire has closed the PCT from Carter Meadows Summit to Etna Summit. Click the link for details.

Author: Jack "Found" Haskel

As the Trail Information Manager, Jack works to connect people to the PCT. He's involved with a wide variety of projects that help the trail, the trail's users and the community that surrounds the experience. He has thru-hiked (Pacific Crest Trail in 2006; Colorado Trail in 2008; Continental Divide Trail in 2010) and is an obsessed weekend warrior.