Sand Fire Closure south of Agua Dulce

April 20th, 2017

A portion of the PCT is closed on Angeles National Forest land starting near Mt. Gleason/Messenger Flats (~mile 429.5) to Soledad Canyon Road (~mile 444). View the ANF closure order and map. This closure is posted on this website.

Impacts and alternates

A walking alternate has not been identified by Angeles National Forest. You might choose to skip this section.

For questions about the Sand Fire, please contact Bob Blount, District Ranger, at 661-269-2808 x 225


The Angeles National Forest Sand Fire closure area.


Photo by: Nathaniel Middleton