Feb 14,2007 00:00
(Bend, Oregon)—The Nordeen Snow Shelter, located between Meissner and Swampy Sno-Parks, burned to the ground sometime between late Wednesday afternoon and Thursday morning of last week.
It has not yet been determined if the fire was a result of an accident or an act of vandalism, and the incident is under investigation.
Anyone with information about the fire is asked to contact Forest Service Law Enforcement Officer Rico Burgess at (541) 383-4796.
Skiers are advised to exercise caution and stay clear of the burned area.