Blue Pool Swimming Hole

Blue Top Fire Closes McKenzie River Trail

An active fire burning in the Willamette National Forest near Blue Pool (Tamolitch Falls) has resulted in closures in the popular hiking and biking area.  The McKenzie River trail will be closed between Ice Cap Creek Campground and Trail Bridge Campground.  As stated this is the section of the trail the provides access to Blue Pool.

The Blue Top fire is currently more than 80% contained and no longer a threat, however damage from the fire poses a risk to public access areas and the McKenzie River trail will not be opened until deemed safe.

You can find out more on this closure and the Blue Top Fire here or by calling (541)822-3381.





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