Tag: San Bernardino National Forest

Aug 23

Summit Fire burning south of Big Bear Lake

A fire now named the Summit Fire is burning in the San Bernardino National Forest near Forest Service Road 2N08 (to the south of the city of Big Bear Lake and west of the Snow Summit ski resort). The fire appears to have started near Pine Knot Avenue and Knickerbocker Road around 12:30 p.m. Within an …

Continue reading »

Oct 03

Yamaha Volunteers Complete OHV Project in San Bernardino National Forest

Three-Year Project Restores Popular Staging and Riding Areas near Big Bear, Calif.  CYPRESS, Calif. – October 1, 2013 – Yamaha Motor Corp., U.S.A., volunteers completed a three-year project at one of the nation’s most popular multi-use off-highway vehicle (OHV) staging areas located in the San Bernardino National Forest (SBNF). As part of the Yamaha OHV Access Initiative and …

Continue reading »

Apr 01

Prescribed Burn Planned Near Angelus Oaks April 8th, 2013

The Forest Service has scheduled a 120 acre burn starting as early as April 8, 2013 near Angelus Oaks as part of the Angelus Oaks Fuel Reduction project.  The burn is to take place near Forest Road 1N12 (north of Angelus Oaks), and smoke will be visible along State Route 38 (and, certainly, other part of the forest communities as …

Continue reading »

Mar 05

San Bernardino National Forest OHV Grant Application Comments Period Open!

The Forest Service is soliciting public comments for the 2012-2013 Off-Highway Vehicle Grant Applications. From the Press Release yesterday: “The Forest Service announced today that San Bernardino National Forest recreation managers will be seeking public comments on their proposals for the 2012/2013 State of California Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) grant program. According to state requirements, public …

Continue reading »

Feb 02

Southern California Mountains Foundation 20th Anniversary Celebration!

On Thursday March 21st, 2013 the Southern California Mountains Foundation will be hosting their 20th Anniversary Celebration and Fundraiser at the Elks Lodge (2055 Elks Drive, San Bernardino) from 5:30pm to 9:00pm. From their website: “…Twenty years ago a group of people came together with a shared vision; in fact, they created an innovative way …

Continue reading »

Dec 19

Fire? Don’t Panic! It’s Just the Winter Prescribed Fire Program!

Yep, it’s that time of year again when the Forest Service begins it’s winter prescribed burn program!  So those dark clouds along Highway 38, south of Big Bear Lake, near Green Valley Lake, and near  the various fire stations are probably nothing to be too concerned about. From the Forest Service: San Bernardino National Forest …

Continue reading »

Nov 28

Stater Bros. Markets presents $30,000 check to San Bernardino National Forest

This is a press release from Stater Bros.: Final installment of commitment by Stater Bros. and Coca-Cola Refreshments to replant 100,000 trees in the San Bernardino National Forest Stater Bros. Markets recently presented a check in the amount of $30,000 to the San Bernardino National Forest. This is the final installment of a $100,000, multi-year …

Continue reading »