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Burnt Peak Fire

Unit Information

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

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Incident Contact

Three Rivers Ranger District
Phone: 406-295-4693
Hours: Monday-Friday 8 am - 4:30 pm

News Releases — Burnt Peak Fire

Burnt Peak and South Yaak Fires 8/1/2021 Update Released: 8/1/2021
Burnt Peak Fire     Yesterday, the Burnt Peak Fire spread on the west side of the fire. Crews completed much of the prepping work on the 473 road from the fire edge west to the forest...
Burnt Peak and South Yaak Fires 7/31/21 Update Released: 7/31/2021
   Burnt Peak Fire The Burnt Peak fire was moderately active Friday, continuing moving northwest with backing, flanking, and uphill runs. Today, crews will continue prepping the 473 road from...
Burnt Peak and South Yaak Fires 7/30/21 Update Released: 7/30/2021
   Burnt Peak Fire On the Burnt Peak Fire, fire activity continued to move parallel, across the slope to the northwest, then made upslope runs towards Survey Mountain. It continues to back...
Burnt Peak and South Yaak Fires 7/29/21 Update Released: 7/29/2021
   Burnt Peak Fire On the Burnt Peak Fire, activity remained moderate throughout the day Wednesday.  Overnight rain raised humidity during the morning, but warmer afternoon temperatures returned...
Burnt Peak and South Yaak Fires 7/28/21 Update Released: 7/28/2021
 Burnt Peak Fire Monsoonal moisture brough light rain, cloud cover, cooler temperatures, and higher relative humidity to the area on Tuesday.  Fire activity was moderate on the Burnt Peak Fire...
Burnt Peak and South Yaak Fire 7/27/21 Update Released: 7/27/2021
Contact Fire Information:  208.296.9706 or 2021.BurntPeak@firenet.gov Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/kootenainf Burnt Peak Fire InciWeb: ...
Burnt Peak and South Yaak Fire 7/26/21 Update Released: 7/26/2021
Contact Fire Information:  208.296.9706 or 2021.BurntPeak@firenet.gov Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/kootenainf Burnt Peak Fire InciWeb: ...
Burnt Peak and South Yaak Fires 7/25/21 Update Released: 7/25/2021
Burnt Peak Fire InciWeb:  https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/7619/ The smoke inversion settled into low areas and was slow to lift on Saturday. The Burnt Peak Fire kept slowly backing...
Burnt Peak and South Yaak Fires 7/24/21 Update Released: 7/24/2021
Burnt Peak Fire InciWeb:  https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/7619/                                ...
Burnt Peak and South Yaak Fires 7/23/21 Update Released: 7/23/2021
   Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/kootenainf Burnt Peak Fire InciWeb:  https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/7619/Growth was minimal on the Burnt Peak Fire yesterday despite increased fire...