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Racetrack Fire

Unit Information

Coronado National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
300 W. Congress St.
Tucson, AZ 85701

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Incident Contact

Christina Pearson
Phone: 520-240-6304

Firefighters Continue to Hold the Fireline on the Racetrack Fire

Acres: approx. 150 acres

Percent Containment: 30%

Start Date: 10/17/2020

Cause: Under investigation

Location: Santa Catalina Ranger District

Origin Location: Redington Pass

Weather conditions: very hot, dry and windy

Resource: Type 4 incident, three type six engines are assigned to the incident.

Incident Commander: Chad Rice

Tucson, AZ, October 18, 2020- The Racetrack Fire experienced moderate growth last night and it is now approximately 150 acres. Tonight, crews will continue to work to improve existing contained lines.



Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
Coordinates32.302 latitude, -110.626 longitude

Current Situation

Size150 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%