Idaho Panhandle National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3232 West Nursery Road
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815
The Hall Mountain Fire is burning on Hall Mountain in Boundary County. It was detected at 12:07pm on July 2, 2021. Located approximately 1 mile from the Canadian/US border, it is burning in heavily timbered Subalpine Fir and dying Lodgepole Pine.
Resources assigned on the day of detection were: 5 Firebosses, 4 Large Air Tankers, 3 Helicopters, a lead plan, air attack, the Panhandle Hotshots, Panhandle Helitack, and an engine with a crew of 5.
For 7/4/2021, the same ground crews are in place. If needed to assist with fire suppression, aerial support is available nearby.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Friday July 02nd, 2021 approx. 12:07 PM|
|Location||Hall Mountain, Boundary Co. Idaho|
|Incident Commander||Idaho Panhandle National Forests, Bonners Ferry Ranger District|
|Coordinates||48.984 latitude, -116.392 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||100%|
Burning in mature Subalpine, Engelmann spruce and standing dead beetle kill Lodgepole pine.
Ignition day saw active fire behavior with group torching and running. Since then suppression efforts have resulted in minimal fire behavior with smoldering and creeping observed.
|Projected Incident Activity|
The Hall Mountain Fire was contained on 7/17/2021