June 2, 2023
UPDATE: Garden State Parkway has reopened in the area of the fire in Bass River State Forest. Pay close attention to speed limits they have been reduced in the area.
WILDFIRE UPDATE: Allen Road Wildfire – Bass River State Forest
NEW ROAD CLOSURE: GARDEN STATE PARKWAY
Garden State Parkway is closed between Exit 63 and Exit 38 in both directions.
EXISTING ROAD CLOSURES
Allen Road is closed
Oswego Road is closed
Stage Road is closed between North Maple Avenue and Rt. 679
Rt. 679 is closed between Rt. 563 and Leaktown Road
WILDFIRE SIZE UPDATE
The Allen Road Wildfire remains 5,000 acres in size and 50% contained.
The Timberline Campground remains closed
0 residential structures are threatened
The Batona Trail is closed in Bass River State Forest