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Park Creek Fire

Unit Information

Helena - Lewis and Clark National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
2880 Skyway Drive Helena Montana 59602
Helena, MT 59602

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Announcements — Park Creek Fire

New Automated Fire Information Line Released: 9/10/2017
An automated message system has been set up with summaries of the Helena - Lewis & Clark National Forest's current area/trail closures due to the wildfires, who could use additional support (donation...
Community Meeting Tuesday, September 5 at 7 PM Released: 9/5/2017
There will be a community meeting held in Lincoln, MT at Hooper Park Pavilion Tuesday, September 5 at 7
Evacuation of upper Stonewall area Released: 8/1/2017
The Lewis & Clark Sheriff's Office, in consultation with the fire team, has issued an evacuation of the upper Stonewall area. This impacts approximately 5-8 residences. The winds changed direction to...
Red Flag Warning for today - Aug 1 Released: 8/1/2017
There is a Red Flag Warning today for shifting and gusty winds. A cold front will pass through the fire area later this afternoon, causing gusty winds. They will shift direction as the front moves...
Burnout operations progressing as planned - 3:30 p.m. Released: 7/31/2017
Planned burnout operations on the Park Creek fire on the south and southeast edges are going just as planned. A small burnout in the Arrastra Creek trail area was completed earlier this afternoon....
Red Flag Warning for today - 7/30 Released: 7/30/2017
There is a Red Flag Warning today, due to gusty and shifting winds. Gusts could approach 35 mpg on the
Winds picking up on the Park Creek fire - July 24 Released: 7/24/2017
As predicted in the Red Flag Warning, afternoon winds are gusting up to 35 mph. Areas of heat along the interior and southern edge are active. Firefighters are keeping a close watch as they continue...
NO evacuations in effect, as of July 23 Released: 7/23/2017
Currently, there are NO evacuations in effect, associated with the Park Creek, Arrastra Creek and Alice Creek fires. Based on current and projected fire activity, the Fire Management Team, Lincoln...
Afternoon activity on the Park Creek Fire Released: 7/22/2017
FIRE UPDATE: On the Park Creek fire, there is active burning in the Yukon and Klondike Creek areas, as fire officials expected based on predicted and current weather conditions. Winds are gusty, and...
Park Creek and Arrastra Fires - Community Meeting on July 20th Released: 7/19/2017
There will be a community meeting for the Park Creek and Arrastra fires on July 20th at 7 p.m. at Hooper Park in Lincoln. Local and fire officials will be on hand to provide fire updates and...