This fire is approximately 100% contained.
Suppression repair work continues. To date, fire crews and equipment have accomplished:
61% of the 75 miles of dozer line - More than 61% of the 72 miles of road repair - 100% of the 14 miles of handline
Out of concern for public safety, roads and trails within the fire area are closed.
Forest Closure: The Forest Closure Order for portions of the Mt. Hough and Beckwourth Ranger Districts on the Plumas National Forest is in effect (Order 05-11-00-19-13). Please see Inciweb (closures tab) for closure information and a map of the closure area surrounding the Walker Fire.
A new update will be provided as needed at significant junctures.
Date of Origin:
Wednesday September 04th, 2019 approx. 12:45 PM
11 East of Taylorsville CA Genesee Valley
Wildfire Located 11 Miles East Of Taylorsville, Ca
Timber and brush
Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Fire Unit Information
Plumas National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
159 Lawrence Street
Quincy, CA 95971