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Summit Trail

Unit Information

Colville Agency
Bureau of Indian Affairs
Washington
Nespelem, WA 99155

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Incident Contact

Mt. Tolman Fire Center
Phone: 509-634-3100
Hours: M-F 7:30 - 4:00

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The Summit Trail Fire is burning on the Colville Reservation, located 17 miles west of Inchelium, Washington. The fire began on July 12, 2021 as the result of a lightning storm that moved through the area.   The lightning-caused fire is burning in steep, rugged terrain with limited access. 
 
Future updates will be posted to to the Mt. Tolman Fire Center FaceBook Page. https://www.facebook.com/Mt-Tolman-Fire-Center-1049496928435678

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning
Date of OriginMonday July 12th, 2021 approx. 10:30 PM
Location17 miles west of Inchelium
Incident CommanderLonny Cawston
Incident DescriptionWildfire
Coordinates48.285 latitude, -118.531 longitude

Current Situation

Size49,554 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained91%
Estimated Containment DateSunday October 31st, 2021 approx. 12:00 AM
Fuels Involved

The fire is primarily being carried by compacted short-needle conifer litter and dead/downed fuels under closed canopies.