Bridger-Teton National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Jackson, WY 83001
The #SodaLakeFire is burning three miles west of the national forest boundary near South Cottonwood Creek on the Big Piney District of the Bridger-Teton National Forest. It was spotted July 27 around 3 pm.
The current size is now estimated at 96 acres with active fire behavior. Crews are pursuing a full-suppression strategy. Great Basin-Nevada Team 2 assumed command on Friday, July 30.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Tuesday July 27th, 2021 approx. 03:00 PM|
|Incident Commander||Todd Bates - Great Basin Nevada Team 2|
|Coordinates||42.757 latitude, -110.528 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||100%|
Timber (Litter and Understory)
Lodgepole and spruce thickets with dense overstory and jackpotted understory
Resources will continue to patrol and mop up the fire area while rehabilitating the constructed fire line.
The temporary special order closure has been rescinded, though some areas around the South Cottonwood Rd may remain temporary closed to allow fire personnel to operate safely.