3 letter designator:TGU
Location:Black Butte Lake - Grizzly Flats Recreation Area
Rate of spread:MROS
Report on Conditions: unknown
Resources:Glenn County LRA, TGU SRA response, Copter 205
Weather: 67F, RH 21%, ENE 11G23 - RAWS at head of fire
Radio channels: TGU Local, Tac 12,
Scanner link: http://www.scancal.org/live.html
Webcam link: Shasta/Modoc Round Mtn Paskenta
Very limited and remote access. Easy access limited by 15ton bridge. Dozers and large vehicles will need to access from the west side of Black Butte via Morrison Bryan Rd. and make their way down.
This is grass oak woodland with a little brush, but this is right in the thick of the famous steep up/downs featured along the entire western range of the northern Sac Valley. Brutal to chase anything down in there. Fire is down in the Stony Creek drainage area, so a bit more marsh/wet. Engines and Crews can come in from the east of Newville Rd. Dozer transports and watertenders have to go up and over and come in from the west side.