Bartlett Dam Road Closed Due to Mountain Fire

The Bartlett Dam Road has been closed at the intersection with Cave Creek Road due to the Mountain Fire burning east and northeast toward Bartlett Lake, according to Tonto National Forest officials.

All day-use areas and campgrounds near Horseshoe and Bartlett lakes have been closed to allow firefighters to concentrate on containing the fire. Individuals who are currently in the area are being allowed to leave and are being escorted back to Cave Creek Road.