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South Yaak

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Kootenai National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
31374 US Hwy 2 Libby Montana 59923
Libby, MT 59923

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September 9 - Burnt Peak and South Yaak Fires

South Yaak Wildfire
News – 9/8/2021

Fire Information: Three Rivers Ranger District, Kootenai National Forest  
                             Monday-Friday 8:00 - 4:30


Burnt Peak:

South Yaak: FacebookKootenai National Forest The Burnt Peak and South Yaak Fires are being managed by local Type IV teams as of 9/9/2020. Updates will be posted to Inciweb and the Kootenai Facebook page as needed.

Closures: As depicted on the map attached to Order D04-077-S-21, it is prohibited to be on any National Forest System Land or Roads within the following areas:

  • Montana Principal Meridian T30N R34W Sections 7-10, 14-18, 19-24, 26-30; T30R35W Sections 11-14, 23-26, 35, and 36
  • Boise Meridian (Idaho) T57N R3E Section 3 and Section 4 to the Idaho Panhandle National Forest boundary; T58N R3E Sections 15, 16, 21-28, 33 to the Idaho Panhandle National Forest boundary and 34.

Road closures include: NFSR 404 (North Fork Keeler Creek) and NFSR 473 (Keeler Creek-Rattle Creek Road) from their junction with NFSR 4735 (Lime Butte) to their respective termini.

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