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Dismal Fire

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500 N Mission St 
500 N Mission St 

Incident Contacts

Fire Information
Phone: 208-634-0820
Hours: 8:00a.m. to 8:00p.m. daily

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Highlighted Activity

The closure order for areas of the Payette National Forest and Wilderness Area near the Dismal and Patrol Point Fires has been lifted, as of September 15, 2022 at 00:01.However, there is still fire activity in the area. Backcountry travelers have a responsibility to know the hazards involved with backcountry use and survival, and to plan more than one travel route to escape approaching fire if… Read more
Closures - 2022-09-15

Aerial recon of the fire took place on October 19 and some hot spots remain interior to the fire perimeter with smoke showing.  The fire is not expected to grow and a season ending weather event will move this fire to a contained/out status.

No area or trail closures are in effect for this fire.  

The fire is at 9,501 acres.  The last IR imagery for the fire was taken on September 29 and showed very few hot spots within the fire's perimeter.

Structure protection has been removed from Root Ranch and the Cold Meadows Guard Station.


Basic Information
Current as of Wed, 11/09/2022 - 16:32
Incident Type Wildfire
Cause lightning
Date of Origin
Coordinates 45° 19' 14'' Latitude
-114° 57'
'' Longitude
Current Situation
Size 9,501 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained 0%