Lone Pine Campground, roads closed due to fire

Staff Writer

Inyo National Forest fire crews are assisting Cal Fire in the Lone Pine Fire. While this fire is not currently on forest land, there are closures in place due to the fire that are affecting access to forest lands.
At this time, the Lone Pine Campground has been evacuated. The Horseshoe Meadow Road at the Whitney Portal junction is closed.
Visitors are advised to avoid this area to assist with fire response.