Evacuation Order Lifted Along Highway 325

Ward Gulch Fire Managers have lifted the evacuation order for residents who live along State Highway 325.  The road is still closed to non-residents and the evacuation order may be reinstated if the fire changes direction.

The fire grew to 485 acres today and is currently 65% contained.

Rifle Falls State Park and Rifle Mountain Park remain closed.  Rifle Gap State Park is open, but closed to boating.