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Red Fire

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Unit Information

P.O. Box 577 
Yosemite National Park, 
P.O. Box 577 
Yosemite National Park, 

Incident Contacts

Yosemite Fire
Phone: 209-379-1493

All safety closures associated with the Red fire have been lifted.

The Red Fire is burning in the 2001 Hoover Fire footprint in red fir, lodgepole pine litter. 

For information on the Rodgers Fire, north of Hetch Hetchy visit:
For information on other Yosemite September Lightning fires, visit:

Basic Information
Current as of Wed, 09/28/2022 - 11:12
Incident Type Wildfire
Cause Lightning
Date of Origin
Location Between Red Creek and Illilouette Creek
Incident Commander Yosemite National Park
Coordinates 37° 39' 40'' Latitude
-119° 28'
'' Longitude
Current Situation
Size 8,410 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained 0%
Fuels Involved

Brush and mixed conifer timber litter, dead & down logs