Flathead National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
650 Wolfpack Way
Kalispell, MT 59901
October 14, 2021 Final Update: The Hay Creek Fire was declared Contained on September 14, 2021, and declared Controlled on October 12, 2021. As of October 13, 2021 all closures related to the fire have been lifted.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Wednesday July 21st, 2021 approx. 05:45 PM|
|Location||Approximately 4 miles west of Polebridge, Montana|
|Coordinates||48.778 latitude, -114.431 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||100%|
Dense mixed conifer and lodgepole stands and mature timber with heavy down/dead and intermixed grass-shrub component at lower elevations.
|Projected Incident Activity|
Contained on September 14, 2021. Controlled October 12, 2021 at 1630. All closures lifted as of October 13, 2021.