Live updates: Willow Fire in Big Sur explodes to 2,000 acres in 24 hours

Containment is zero percent. Flames spread amid moderate winds on Friday, and by evening the fire's footprint was over 2,000 acres. Tassajara Road is closed from the Tassajara Zen Center to China Camp. Hot and dry weather conditions with...

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26 · 4 months ago · Reddit

That is a beautiful and remote stretch of Ventana. I assume the firefighters are going in at Arroyo Seco. They should be able to have good access to the front of the fire but once it gets to that ridgeline to the west the trails are probably steeper than anywhere on the entire coastal range. It's like climbing walls. Good luck to everyone on the front lines and stay safe out there.