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Shissler Fire

Unit Information

Nez Perce - Clearwater National Forests
U.S. Forest Service
903 3rd Street
Kamiah, ID 83536

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Incident Contacts

Hank Heusinkveld
Email: henry.heusinkveld@usda.gov
Phone: 208-702-2389
Hours: 0800 - 1700, M-F

Jennifer Becar
Email: jennifer.becar@usda.gov
Phone: 208-660-2058
Hours: 0800 - 1700, M-F

9/25/2020 Shissler Fire Update

Shissler Fire Wildfire
News – 9/25/2020

Officials working the Shissler fire on the Red River Ranger District report no growth on the fire over the last few days. Forest Service Road (FSR) 285 (The Green Mountain/Elk Mountain Road) is open to the public. Forest Service employees remain on site to give updated information on safe passage, and the public is encouraged to use caution when traveling the road. The Magruder Road (FSR 468, Montana Road) remains open to the public with no restrictions or advisories. Those traveling through high elevations this weekend should be aware of the possibility of precipitation, including snow at higher altitudes, and plan accordingly.