Blacksmith Fork Evacuations
Incident: Millville Wildfire
The Cache Co. Sheriff's Office is carrying out Evacuations for campgrounds and residences up Blacksmith Fork Canyon.
The evacuation area begins at the mouth of Blacksmiths Fork canyon. The area does not include any of the subdivisions at the mouth of the canyon. The highway road block is set up at the intersection of the Hollow road. The evacuation area extends east to the intersection with the Left Hand Fork road (approximately 6 miles). The mandatory evacuation also includes the Left Hand Fork Canyon area beginning at the Left Hand Fork road intersection with Blacksmith Fork road and extends to the Gray Cliff springs area (approximately 7 miles).
The Blacksmiths Fork Canyon road (Hwy 101) remains closed to all nonessential traffic from the intersection with the Hollow road east to the intersection with the Left Hand Fork road. The Left Hand Fork road is also closed to nonessential traffic. Hwy 101 is now open from the intersection with the Ant Flat road to the intersection with the Left Hand Fork road. Access had been restricted between these points since Wednesday evening. Millville Canyon remains closed.
Trails in the Left Hand Fork, Richards Hollow, Herd Hollow, and Gray Cliff springs areas are closed.