Small wildfire closes section of Eagle Creek Trail in Columbia River Gorge

Courtesy: United States Forest Service

A small wildfire forced Forest Service firefighters to close a section of the Eagle Creek Trail Wednesday.

The Forest Service said the five-acre fire started sometime Tuesday. The fire is located just off the Eagle Creek Trail near Seven and a Half Mile Camp.

Crews closed the upper section of the trail Wednesday.

The closure also includes the Eagle Benson Trail, Indian Springs Trail, Eagle Tanner Trail and Tanner Butte Trail. The Pacific Crest Trail remains open.

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