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Bryan Mountain Fire

Unit Information

Nez Perce - Clearwater National Forests
U.S. Forest Service
903 3rd Street
Kamiah, ID 83536

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Incident Contacts

Hank Heusinkveld
Phone: 208-702-2389
Hours: 0800 - 1700, M-F

Jennifer Becar
Phone: 208-660-2058
Hours: 0800 - 1700, M-F

Highlighted Activity

10/09/2020 Trail #71 Closure RESCINDED
The previous closure on Trail #71 due to the Bryan Mountain fire has been RESCINDED. The trail is once again open from the West Fork Rapid River Trail #113 to the Main Rapid River Trail
Announcement - 10/09/2020

The Bryan Mountain fire was detected the afternoon of October 1, 2020 between the West Fork and the main Rapid River, approximately six miles southeast of Pollock.
More typical seasonal weather recently has resulted in minimal or zero fire activity on existing wildfires on the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests. As of October 16, the Bryan Mountain fire near Pollock continues to show some smoke, but has not grown, and activity is minimal. Fire managers remain engaged to respond to any increase in fire activity until the wildfire is officially declared “out.”
Relevant public information will continue to be made available as applicable. Closure updates will be posted under the Closures tab. 

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
Date of OriginThursday October 01st, 2020 approx. 01:00 PM
LocationSix miles southwest of Pollock, ID
Coordinates45.268 latitude, -116.465 longitude

Current Situation

Size900 Acres
Fuels Involved

Subalpine fir, mixed conifer, dead and down fuels


Planned Actions

Fire managers remain engaged to respond to any increase in fire activity until the fire is officially declared “out.”