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Red Fire

Unit Information

Yosemite National Park
National Park Service
P.O. Box 577
Yosemite National Park, CA 95389

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Incident Contact

Yosemite Fire
Phone: 209-379-1493

All safety closures associated with the Red fire have been lifted.

The Red Fire is burning in the 2001 Hoover Fire footprint in red fir, lodgepole pine litter. 

For information on the Rodgers Fire, north of Hetch Hetchy visit:
For information on other Yosemite September Lightning fires, visit:

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
Date of OriginThursday August 04th, 2022 approx. 12:00 AM
LocationBetween Red Creek and Illilouette Creek
Incident CommanderYosemite National Park
Coordinates37.661 latitude, -119.471 longitude

Current Situation

Size8,410 Acres
Fuels Involved

Brush and mixed conifer timber litter, dead & down logs

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