Evacuation Updates From Trinity County on August 9

Press release from the Trinity County Sheriff’s Office:

TCSOThe Trinity County Sheriff’s Office has conducted evacuations in the following areas:

FORK COMPLEX: Communities of Hayfork, Post Mountain, Wildwood, Trinity Pines & Post Mountain

Mandatory Evacuations:
Kingsbury Gulch Road past the pavement
Mill Gulch Area
13 Dips Road
Wildwood Road (Rd 302) from Gemmil Gulch to East Fork Road and all of East Fork Road
Shiell Ranch
Deer Lick Campgrounds Area
Voluntary Evacuations:
Morgan Hill Road
Pine Avenue
Center Street
Madrone Avenue
Barker Creek Road
Farmer Ranch Road
Wildwood Road (Rd 302) from Hwy 36 to Gemmil Gulch including the town of Wildwood
Trinity Pines
Road Closures:
Hwy 3 is closed from the Trinity County Fairgrounds to 13 Dips Road. The roadblock is located at Rattlesnake Road
Kingsbury Gulch Road is closed from the end of the pavement
Wildwood Road (302) – Hard closure Wildwood Road, the last residence north of Stafford Crossing towards Hwy 3.
Hwy 36 – Closed at Forest Glen west to Lower Mad River Road
30N01 – Closed northeast of Williams Ranch
30N02 – Closed at Windy Gap
335 Road – Closed at Spring Gulch near the Forest Boundary
MAD RIVER COMPLEX: Communities of Ruth Lake and Mad River

Mandatory Evacuations:
Ruth Lake Area – Lower Mad River Road (County Road 501) from Hwy 36 to the Three Forks Road and the southwest side of the lake from Ruth/Zenia Road north to the Ruth Dam
Voluntary Evacuations:
Forest Glen Area which is on Hwy 36 west of Trinity Pines
Swayback Ridge Area
Advisory Evacuations:
Van Duzen Road – Along Van Duzen Road from the Van Duzen Dump Road south to the intersection of the Ruth/Zenia Road
Road Closures:
Hwy 36 – Hard closure from the junction with the Lower Mad River Road (County Road 501) east to the community of Forest Glen
Van Duzen Road (County Road 511) – Soft closure from Browns Canyon south to the Ruth/Zenia Road
Lower Mad River Road (County Road 501) – Soft closure from the junction with Hwy 36

RIVER COMPLEX: Communities of Dailey Ranch, Hoboken, Denny, Trinity Village and Quinby

Mandatory Evacuations:
Denny Area
Dailey Area
Hoboken Area
Bell Flat Area
Voluntary Evacuations:
None to report at this time
Road Closures:
Denny Road – Hard closure at the junction of Forest Road 7N26 at Onion Saddle

ROUTE COMPLEX: Communities of Hyampom, South Fork Mountain and west of Van Duzen

Mandatory Evacuations:
End of Kerlin Creek Road

Voluntary Evacuations:
Not applicable for Trinity County at this time

Road Closures:
Forest Service Route 1 – Closed approximately 5 miles north of Hwy 36 at Forest Service Road 2N12 to north of the fire at Forest Service Road 4N18
Van Duzen Road (County Road 511) – Soft closure from Browns Canyon south to the Ruth/Zenia Road
SOUTH COMPLEX: Communities of Hyampom, Corral Bottom and Underwood Mountain area

Mandatory Evacuations:
Skunk Ranch Area
End of Kerlin Creek Road
Corral Bottom Road (Rte 47) west of the intersection with the 16 continuing onto the 60 Road to the Four Corners area
Corral Bottom Road (Rte 60) north of Hyampom to the intersection of Underwood Mountain Road (Rte 47)
Castle Rock Area – Residences in the area of Underwood Mountain Road, Castle Rock and Hog Ranch including 5N40 Road, 5N07 Road, 5N09 Road, Big Lake, Hidden Lake to 5N60 Road to Mill Creek Road
Voluntary Evacuations:
St. Johns Road
Wintoon Flat, Waldorf Flat, Grel Ranch and Oak Flat
Manzanita Ranch Area
Mill Creek Road – Hwy 299 about 1 mile down Mill Creek Road
Road Closures: (Hyampom Area)
Corral Bottom Road west of the 16 (Intersection of Rte 16 and Rte 47)
Underwood Mountain Road at the intersection of Road 5N09 (Four Corners)
Corral Bottom Road (Rte 60) north of Hyampom, closed just past the school
Intersection of Road 16 and Road 47 and Kerlin Creek Road at Lower South Fork Road


The Red Cross has set-up an evacuation center at the Solid Rock Christian Church at the intersection of Hwy 3 and Tule Creek Road in Hayfork. The Salvation Army is also offering water and meals at the Solid Rock Christian Church.




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