Prescribed Fires Scheduled April 10 -12, 2014
Superintendent Gail Bishop announces a window of time for a prescribed burn between April 10 and April 12, 2014 to reduce hazardous fuels in the forested regions and to enhance native habitats. Ignition of the prescribed fire is based on weather conditions.
Slant Rock Burn Unit is located on the north side of Highway 35 and west of County Road 103. Closures during this prescribed burn include the Slant Rock campsite, Backcountry Roads 01, 02, 03, and 04 will occur on the day and possibility the day after the burn.
Did You Know?
Railroad spur lines connected Lookout Mountain ore mines to valley furnaces. This railroad was know as the Tennessee, Alabama and Georgia Rail Line (TAG Rail Lines).