Salt Fire


The Salt Fire is currently 12,430 acres and is 20% contained. Evacuation orders and warnings remain in place for communities near the fire. The fire is very visible from Interstate 5 and firefighters ask the public to be extra cautious when driving in the area.

Salt Fire Area Closure: A closure order has been issued for the Salt Fire Area. Specific information can be found by visiting

Evacuation Orders and Warnings: For the latest information on evacuation orders and warnings, please visit

New info.

Evacuation update: Due to increased fire activity threatening structures on Gilman Road, the Shasta County Sheriff’s Office has issued an evacuation WARNING for Gilman Road from Old Mill Road to Top of the Hill Road. All citizens are asked to prepare vehicles, prescriptions, and supplies in preparation of an evacuation order.All other previous evacuation orders and warnings remain in effect.

Evacuation Center: Evacuation Center is established at Central Valley HS, Shasta Lake, CA, 96019

Road Closures:

Fenders Ferry Road at Dog Creek Road.

Gilman Road at the Top of the Hill Rd.

Riverview Drive at the I-5 on/off ramp and Lakeshore Drive at the I-5 on/off ramp.