Lolo National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
24 Fort Missoula Road
Missoula, MT 59804
·Last update will be July 16, 2021 unless increased fire activity occurs·
The Brewster Fire is located 8 miles south of I-90, east of Rock Creek and four miles up the Brewster Creek drainage on the Missoula Ranger District. It is burning in steep and rugged terrain.
A small module of firefighters from the Missoula Ranger District is staffing the fire.
Information boards have been set up in Rock Creek but will not be updated after July 16 unless increased fire activity occurs.
Visit Brewster Fire Closures for current closure information.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Thursday July 08th, 2021 approx. 08:45 AM|
|Location||4 miles east up the Brewster Creek Drainage, East of Rock Creek, 8 Miles south of I-90 on the Missoula Ranger District in Granite County.|
|Incident Commander||Type 5 Incident, Missoula Ranger District|
|Coordinates||46.612 latitude, -113.574 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||85%|
grass, shrub, heavy timber
The fire will transition 7/16/21 from a Type 4 to a Type 5 incident. Firefighters will continue to patrol the fireline, checking on smoke within the fire perimeter, and mitigating any potential rollout that could occur from interior burning. The Missoula Ranger District will provide active patrol on the fire until it is fully controlled.