08/10/2022
Cedar Creek Fire (Wildfire)

The Cedar Creek Fire began August 1, 2022 when a lightning storm caused 20 to 30 new fires on the Willamette National Forest in Oregon. The fire is located in incredibly steep, inaccessible terrain about 3 miles west of Waldo Lake, north of Highway 58 and 15 miles east of the community of Oakridge. A Type 1 Incident Management […]

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05/12/2021
High Cascades 100 and 12/24 Bike Events - 2021

Deschutes ARES/Auxcomm has been asked to provide Communications Support again this year, for the Cascades 12/24 and High Cascades 100 off-road mountain bike events (https://www.mudslingerevents.com/oregon-24) (https://www.mudslingerevents.com/high/cascades-100) in the Deschutes National Forest. The 12/24-Hour Event is scheduled for July 10-11, 2021, and the 100-Mile Event is scheduled for July 17, 2021. The folks at Mudslinger Events […]

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07/27/2020
High Cascades 100 Bike Event - 2020 ARES Comm Support

Saturday (July 18th) Deschutes ARES/Auxcomm provided Communications Support for the Cascades 100 off-road bicycle race (https://www.mudslingerevents.com/high-cascades-100) in the Deschutes National Forest. This year a smaller group of 160 riders participated in the difficult off-road event. The organizers of the race followed strict Covid-19 guidelines, and these extended to all riders and volunteers. DC-ARES provided communications […]

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63055 N Highway 97
Bend, Oregon 97701