Pacific Crest Trail

Two hikers rescued from Mt. Thielson

MT. THIELSON, Ore. – Two Hikers were rescued from the slopes of Mt. Thielson over the weekend. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office said on Friday, two people from Minnesota were hiking on the Pacific Crest Trail near Mt. Thielson when they came …

Hiker in distress rescued near Diamond Lake

DIAMOND LAKE, Ore. – A hiker in distress was rescued by search and rescue crews thanks in part to a personal GPS tracker. The Klamath County Sheriff’s Office was made aware of an SOS signal emanating from a SPOT Personal Tracker. The …

JSCO: avoid remote areas along Oregon-California border

ASHLAND, Ore. – The Klamathon Fire burning in northern California is prompting Jackson County officials to issue a warning to hikers and other outdoor enthusiasts. According to the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office, they’re preemptively urging civilians to avoid forested areas near the …

US Forest Service delivering supplies via mule

Siskiyou County, Calif. —  Several fire crews are camped out in northern California as firefighters continue to battle flames from the Island Fire. Since crews are at various fire camps along the Pacific Crest Trail, they need supplies – and the US …

Bybee Creek Fire 73% contained

Crater Lake Nat’l Park, Ore — The fire burning near Crater Lake has decreased in size as crews continue to gain ground on the blaze. The Bybee Creek Fire is now 73% contained, up from 59% Sunday. As of Monday morning, the …