FRESNO, Calif. — Several Sierra National Forest camping sites are now off limits. This comes after an order to cut down dead trees that could fall on visitors.
Leak Pen, Assistant District Recreation Officer for the Bass Lake Ranger District says the ban is in effect now through June of next year. Willow Cove Trail on the east side of the lake is one out of 15 sites closed for public safety. She says it’s a matter of spotting and knowing what an unhealthy tree looks like.
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