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Sugar Cane

Unit Information

Payette National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
500 N Mission St
McCall, ID 83638

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Incident Contact

Payette Fire Information
Phone: 208-634-0820

Sugar Cane aerial view from Sunday, August 1Image options: [ Full Size ]

The Sugar Cane Fire is 100% contained - this is the last update for this fire.

The Sugar Cane fire started by lightning on July 30, 2021, 34 miles east of McCall, Idaho in the vicinity of the Stibnite Mining District. Two Hotshot crews, 1 T1 helicopter, 1 T2 helicopter and overhead personnel were assigned to the fire. As of 8/6, the fire is still approximately 3 miles to the NE of the Stibnite Mine site. The fire received measurable precipitation on several occasions which helped to reduces fire behavior and full containment of the fire.

Visitors to the Forest are reminded that Stage 1 Fire Restrictions are in effect - campfires are only allowed in designated Forest Service facilities.  For more information, visit this link:

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
Date of OriginFriday July 30th, 2021 approx. 02:00 PM
Coordinates44.957 latitude, -115.313 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel28
Size133 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Significant Events

This will be the last update for the Sugar Cane Fire.


Planned Actions

The Sugar Cane Fire is 100% contained. Crews constructed fire line around the entire incident on this full suppression wildfire.