Custer Gallatin National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
10 East Babcock Ave.
Bozeman, MT 59771
Beartooth Ranger District
Hours: 8am-4:30pm, Monday-Friday
Location: 7 miles south of Red Lodge, Montana
Incident Command: Type 4 Incident Management Team, Jeff Stabio – Incident Commander
Size: 29,885 acres
Current Status: This will be the last regular update for the Robertson Draw Fire unless significant events occur. Please call the Beartooth Ranger District at: (406) 446-2103 for updates or information regarding this incident. Smoke has not been observed on the northwest perimeter of the fire in 27 days, however fire personnel will continue to monitor the perimeter for fire activity.
Planned Actions: Rehabilitation and repair of lands due to firefighting efforts including dozer and handline repair, will continue.
Weather and Fuel Conditions: This week will be hotter than normal with light winds, and dry until Friday night which brings a 50% chance of rain, and a return to seasonable temperatures in long-range forecasts.
Closures: All National Forest System Lands between National Forest System Trail # 9 (Corral Creek Trail) and National Forest System Trail #7 (Face of the Mountain Trail) are closed to entry. Please see Forest Order #01-11-82-21-09 Area Closure Map 5 here: https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/map/7537/0/121407 for more details. Primary and Cooperating Agencies: USFS, DNRC, BLM, Carbon County Sheriff’s Office, DES, and Road Department, Red Lodge Fire District, and Belfry Fire District