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Mount R Fire

Unit Information

San Bernardino National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
602 S. Tippecanoe Ave.
San Bernardino, CA 92408

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Photo Shows Limited Smoke Remaining on the Mount R Fire, Photo taken Friday eveningImage options: [ Full Size ]

Final Update 7/6/2020

Firefighters responded to a wildfire reported shortly before 3:00 p.m. on Friday, July 3, 2020, on City Creek Road (1N09) off Highway 330. The fire, which initially burned uphill toward the community of Running Springs, is currently 100% contained with no rate of spread. The fire's size is reported at 62 acres.

Road Closures

There are no closures at this time. Motorists should be cautious of fire traffic in the area and are reminded there is a construction-related signal along this section of highway that will also cause delays, especially during periods of heavy traffic.

City Creek Road (1N09) is closed between Highway 330 and Alder Creek Road (1N16).

In the Keller Peak area, the following are closed: Keller Peak Road (1N96), Trail of the Phoenix, Exploration Trail and Keller Peak Yellow Post Sites.


All mandatory and voluntary evacuations have been lifted.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseUnder Investigation
Date of OriginFriday July 03rd, 2020 approx. 02:56 PM
Incident CommanderUnified Command
Incident DescriptionWildland Fire
Coordinates34.178 latitude, -117.113 longitude

Current Situation

Size62 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Fuels Involved

Grasses and chaparral