List of Mandatory Evacuation Areas in Orange County


The Canyon Fire 2 has spread beyond the Anaheim Hills and has burned multiple homes and buildings causing road closures and mandatory evacuations.

More than 6,000 acres have burned and Anaheim fire officials have released an interactive map of the evacuation areas.

Evacuation orders have been issued for:

North of Peter's Canyon in Tustin

East of South Weir Canyon Road in Anaheim

Entire area east of Serrano Avenue in Anaheim

Eastbound Nohl Ranch at Serrano

South of the 91 Freeway, west of the 241, north of Nohl Canyon Road and east of Serrano

Nohl Ranch Road and Canyon Rim

North of Santiago Canyon, south of Maybury Ranch, south of Santiago Oaks, including Hunter Avenue, Windes Drive and Lolita Street

Everyone north of Santiago Canyon Road

Maybury and north of Serrano

East to Santiago Canyon Road, North to Santiago Canyon Road and South to Chapman

Tustin ranch area north of Jamboree Road and Tustin Ranch

All homes north of Pioneer Road and West of Patriot

The areas in Orange under evacuation are:

Area 3

Sully Miller (W)

Santiago Canyon (S)

Santiago Creek (N)

Villa Park Dam (E)

Area 2

Cannon (W)

Serrano (W)

Santiago Creek (S)

Hidden Oaks (E)

Area 6

Orange Park Acres

Kenny Mead (W)

Santiago Canyon (N, E, S)

Residents in the area south of Walnut Canyon Reservoir in Anaheim — should also be ready to evacuate, the Fire Department tweeted around 1:30 p.m.

Shelters available for evacuees:

East Anaheim Community Center at 8201 E. Santa Ana Canyon Rd.

Downtown Anaheim Community Center at 250 E. Center St.

Downtown Anaheim Youth Center at 225 S. Philadelphia

El Modena High School at 3920 E. Spring St.

El Modena High School at 3920 E. Spring St.

Katella High School at 2200 E. Wagner Ave.

Shelters for pets and animals:

Country Care Pet Resort in Yorba Linda is taking in pets for residents that need to evacuate, 4691 Valley View Ave.

Orange County Fair Grounds, 88 Fair Dr. in Costa Mesa, is accepting large animals. However the venue was approaching capacity later into the night and asks that pet owners contact 714-708-1588 before bringing more animals to the fair grounds.

Los Alamitos Racetrack, located at 4961 Katella Avenue in Cypress, is accepting large animals.

Animals owners with disabilities are urged to contact OC Animal Care at 714-935-6848

Freeway and road closures:

Northbound 241 at Santiago Canyon -- vehicles diverted at Santiago.

Eastbound Nohl Ranch at Serrano

Eastbound Santa Ana Canyon at Festival

Eastbound Santa Ana Canyon at Woodcreek

Southbound Weir at Monte Vista

Southbound Serrano from Weir Canyon

Eastbound Canyon Rim at Serrano

Chapman Avenue at Jamboree-Eastbound Chapman at Crawford Canyon and Newport

Schools and University closures:

All Tustin Unified schools closed Tuesday, October 10th

Orange Unified schools: 

  • Anaheim Hills Elementary
  • Running Springs Elementary
  • Canyon Rim Elementary
  • Chapman Hills Elementary
  • Linda Vista Elementary
  • Panorama Elementary
  • Santiago Charter School
  • El Rancho Charter School
  • El Modena High School (closed to students and staff while used as shelter)

The OC Sheriff and Orange Police Department Incident Command Center and Red Cross Evacuation Center is at at El Modena High.

Chapman University in Orange will be closed until further notice because of the fire. Those left campus are asked to leave immediately.


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