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Pine Peak Fire

Unit Information

Colorado River District Office
Bureau of Land Management
1785 Kiowa Ave
Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403

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Incident Contact

Rod Crum
Email: rcrum@blm.gov
Phone: 928-889-1057
Hours: 7am-7pm variable based on fire activity

Highlighted Activity

07/21/2022 Fire Area Closure - 7.21.22
 Fire Closure Order Number. AZ-CRD-2022-01 PUBLIC LAND CLOSURE BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT COLORADO RIVER DISTRICT KINGMAN FIELD OFFICE  Under the authority of the Federal Land Policy and...
Closure - 07/21/2022
Recon Photo -Pine Peak Fire 7/19/22Image options: [ Full Size ]

7/29 Pine Peak Fire Update:  Fire continues to smolder in the heavy fuels.  Smoke may be visible from Yucca and Wikieup.

Size – Estimated at 1631 ac 7/26 at 1900

Containment – 77%

Total Personnel – 6

Current Fire Behavior – Due to the recent Thunderstorm activity and precipitation over the fire there has been no perimeter growth. Heavy downed logs due continue to smolder on the interior of the pine stringers.

Strategy - Due to the extremely remote and rugged terrain, this fire is in a confine /contain strategy. BLM Firefighters continue to monitor and recon the fire.

Weather Concerns – Forecast call for Scattered Thunderstorms though the weekend.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning
Date of OriginSaturday July 16th, 2022 approx. 09:00 AM
LocationPine Peak in Hualapai Mountains, approximately 20 miles southeast of Kingman
Incident CommanderChad Howard
Coordinates34.881 latitude, -113.863 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel6
Size1,631 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Fuels Involved

Ponderosa Pine and Chaparral fuels

Outlook

Planned Actions

As of Aug. 4th, The Pine Peak Fire will be in monitor status, due to the recent Thunderstorm activity and precipitation over the past couple weeks. BLM Fire Crews will continue to monitor. The fire remains far away from any roads or access points.

Remarks

8/4 Pine Peak Fire is now 100% contained.

Issued Rescission of Pine Peak Closure Order. Due to decreased fire conditions and activities in the area, the Bureau of Land Management, Colorado River District, Kingman Field Office is rescinding Fire Closure Order Number: AZ-CRD-2022-01. The rescission will be effective on July 29, 2022 at 0800.

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

Forecast is for continued chance of precipitation and scattered thunderstorms thru the weekend.

Recent Articles

Rescission: Pine Peak Fire Closure Order Announcement - 7/28/2022
July 21, 2022 Update News - 7/21/2022
Fire Area Closure - 7.21.22 Closure - 7/21/2022