Holcomb Fire near Big Bear, Calif.

June 19th, 2017

The Holcomb Fire started around 3:05 PM on June 19th near Big Bear, California.

The fire is burning north of Baldwin Lake near where the PCT crosses Highway 18 (PCT mile 266).

The Pacific Crest Trail is closed for about 9 miles from Highway 18 (mile 266) to Van Dusen Road (mile 275). Highway 18 is also closed. We recommend leaving the trail before the official closure.


Photo by: Nathaniel Middleton