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Milli Fire

Unit Information

Deschutes National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Bend, OR 97701

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Incident Contact

Central Oregon Dispatch
Phone: 541-316-7711
Hours: Daily 8 am - 8 pm

Highlighted Activity

09/25/2017 The Milli Fire is 100% contained
The Milli Fire is 100% contained. Continued closure of Highway 242 will be in place while forest, fire and ODOT officials work together to remove danger trees from the
Announcement - 09/25/2017
Milli Fire Map September 7Image options: [ Full Size ]

Fire Information: (541) 383-5517

Containment: 100%

Size: 24,079

Milli Fire

This will be the last update of the Milli Fire

The Milli Fire was called 100% contained at 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 24, 2017.


Road Closures - OR 242 is closed east of Cascade Crest to the junction of FR 15. For further information

Forest Closures- For further information go to:

Smoke monitoring- Information is available at:


Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
Date of OriginFriday August 11th, 2017 approx. 02:45 PM
Location9 miles west of Sisters OR (in Three Sisters Wilderness)
Incident CommanderTanner Eccles
Coordinates44.257 latitude, -121.743 longitude

Current Situation

Size24,079 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Estimated Containment DateSunday October 01st, 2017 approx. 12:00 AM
Fuels Involved

Timber (Litter and Understory)

Brush (2 feet)

Timber (Grass and understory)


Fire is burning on private lands in a plantation, along the McKenzie Highway (OR242) burning actively along the southeastern area of the fire near Yapoah Lake.

Significant Events

This fire is now 100% contained as of September 24, 5pm.