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South Sugarloaf Fire

Unit Information

Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
1200 Franklin Way
Sparks, NV 89431

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This incident is no longer being updated.

´╗┐With the South Sugarloaf Fire reaching 99 percent containment, the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest has lifted the area closure on the Mountain City-Ruby Mountains-Jarbidge Ranger District. For updated information on Forest Closures and fire restrictions visit https://www.fs.usda.gov/alerts/htnf/alerts-notices.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning/natural
Date of OriginFriday August 17th, 2018 approx. 03:30 PM
Location20 miles Southwest of Owyhee, Nevada
Incident DescriptionLightning Caused Wildfire
Coordinates41.812 latitude, -116.324 longitude

Current Situation

Size233,462 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained99%