Celebrating 50 years of the PCT
as a National Scenic Trail.

Holcomb Fire near Big Bear, Calif.

March 29th, 2018

The Holcomb Fire started on June 19th near Big Bear, California. The fire is out but the trail remains closed and will likely remain closed throughout 2018.

The Pacific Crest Trail is closed for about one mile from Holcomb Valley Road (paved road 3N08) at mile 268 to about mile 269.

The fastest detour is hike up Forest Road 3N16 to 3N69 (Gold Mt) and up to the PCT junction.



Photo by: Henrik Frederiksen