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A prescribed burn is planned at Calaveras Big Trees possibly beginning Tuesday May 10, 2022

California State Parks, in cooperation with CAL FIRE, plan to conduct prescribed burning at Calaveras Big Trees State Park starting next Tuesday, May 10. The planned treatments will cover approximately 250 acres in the North Grove area and along Highway 4. If weather, air quality or vegetation conditions are not conducive for burning or smoke dispersal, the department will reschedule the treatment.

Visitors should expect closures during the prescribed burning. Closures may include the Grove Overlook Trail, a section of the North Grove Trail a section of the River Canyon Trail, area fire roads, and the Walter W. Smith Memorial Parkway. The units have been prepared for treatment.


For more Information, contact

Amber Sprock
Public Information Officer
(209) 213-9032


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