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Cliff Creek Fire

Unit Information

Bridger-Teton National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Jackson, WY 83001

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July 29, 2016 - Cliff Creek FireImage options: [ 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
Date of OriginSunday July 17th, 2016 approx. 02:30 PM
Location5 miles north of Bondurant, Wyoming
Incident CommanderPhil Karius
Incident DescriptionWildfire
Coordinates43.239 latitude, -110.491 longitude

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.


Planned Actions

Crews will continue to monitor fire activity.

Projected Incident Activity

Minimal fire activity, smoldering, has been observed.


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