Macon Media and The Franklin Press were given the opportunity to visit the Wayah Bald Fire Tower on the afternoon of Monday, November 28th and view the aftermath of the Camp Branch Fire and observe conditions along the Wayah Bald Road and Wayah Road. The images, sounds and video collected during that visit are posted here. An article by Tim Reaves will appear in The Wednesday, November 30, 2016 issue of The Franklin Press with his observations of the visit.
Public Information Officer Gil Knight chaperoned the visit and made sure we were safe during our tour and answered the many questions we had.
Video and photos are posted below.