San Bernardino National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
602 South Tippecanoe Avenue San Bernardino California 92408
San Bernardino, CA 92408
The fire remains in in steep, inaccessible terrain and has shown no new smoke or flame in recent weeks after a number of episdoes of hot and dry weather. The fire is in patrol status and may only declared fully contained after the first significant precipitation event of the fall or winter. Due to the extended period of time until full containment, this InciWeb page will not be updated daily.
The Valley Fire Closure Area was lifted on Thursday, August 30, 2018. That means all areas of San Gorgonio Wilderness previously closed due to the fire are now open. For permits, go to the Mill Creek Ranger Station.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Friday July 06th, 2018 approx. 01:30 PM|
|Location||Forest Falls, CA|
|Incident Commander||San Bernardino National Forest|
|Coordinates||34.096 latitude, -116.958 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||82%|
Chaparral (6 feet), and Timber (litter and understory). Little to no large fire history in vicinity of the burn area.
Hotter temperatures and drier weather.