InciWeb - Incident Information System

[Skip to content]

Cliff Creek Fire

This incident is no longer being updated.

INCIDENT UPDATED 9/27/2016

Approximate Location

43.239 latitude, -110.491 longitude

Incident Overview

July 29, 2016 - Cliff Creek Fire

Image options: [ Enlarge ] [ Full Size ]

Bondurant, WY – The Cliff Creek fire was discovered on the Bridger-Teton National Forest at 2:30pm on Sunday, July 17. The fire was reported approximately 5 miles north of the town of Bondurant, Wyoming.

No Closures currently in effect! The emergency area closure order was terminated Sept. 13, 2016 after the fire received measurable amounts of precipitation.


Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning
Date of OriginSunday July 17th, 2016 approx. 02:30 PM
Location5 miles north of Bondurant, Wyoming
Incident CommanderPhil Karius
Incident DescriptionWildfire

Current Situation

Total Personnel2
Size34,313 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained97%
Estimated Containment DateSunday October 30th, 2016 approx. 12:00 AM
Fuels Involved

Timber and understory litter. Large numbers of insect damaged trees.

Significant Events

The area closure was terminated Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2016.

Outlook

Planned Actions

Crews will continue to monitor fire activity.

Projected Incident Activity

Minimal fire activity, smoldering, has been observed.

Remarks

The Emergency Area Closure has been lifted. No closures are in effect.

Unit Information

USFS Shield
Bridger-Teton National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Wyoming
PO Box 1888
Jackson, 56 83001
Facebook

Recent Articles

Related Incident Links

Incident Cooperators

Follow this Incident

Fire Information Websites

Share This

National Wildfire Coordinating Group U.S. Forest Service Bureau of Land Managemen Bureau of Indian Affairs Fish and Wildlife Service National Park Service National Association of State Foresters U.S. Fire Administration
Content posted to this website is for information purposes only.
version: 2.4      load time: 0.00038 sec.