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Here’s an Updated List of Fires Burning in Montana

Here’s a list of fires currently burning in Montana and how big they are. Information provided by the Incident Information System.

 

 


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1

Lolo Peak Fire

 

 

The Lolo Peak Fire is burning in the Lolo National Forest. As of this morning (9/5), it has burned 45,012 thus far.

 

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2

Rice Ridge Fire

 

 

The Rice Ridge Fire is burning north of Seeley Lake. It is the largest fire burning in Montana. As of this morning (9/5), the fire has grown to 108,126 acres.

 

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3

Liberty Fire

 

 

The Liberty Fire is burning northeast of Missoula. As of this morning (9/5), it has burned 21,400 acres.

 

Montana Forest Fire Causes Hundreds To Be Evacuated
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4

Alice Creek Fire

 

 

The Alice Creek Fire is burning northwest of Helena. As of this morning (9/5), the fire has burned 21,393 acres.

 

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5

East Fork Fire

 

 

The East Fork Fire is burning between Great Falls and Malta. As of this morning (9/5), it has burned 21,518 acres.

 

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6

Sartin Draw Fire

 

 

The Sartin Draw Fire is burning southeast of Billings. As of this morning (9/5), it has burned 99,735 acres.

 

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7

Meyers Fire

 

 

The Meyers Fire is burning in the Deer Lodge National Forest. As of this morning (9/5), it has burned 53,737 acres.

 

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https://www.nps.gov/glac/learn/nature/fire-information.htm

8

Sprague Fire

 

 

The Sprague Fire is burning in Glacier National Park. It has already burned the century old Sperry Chalet. Crews are working to protect Lake McDonald Lodge on the west side of the park.

 

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9

Park Creek Fire

 

 

The Park Creek Fire is burning northwest if Lincoln. As of this morning (9/5), it has burned 16,146 acres.

 

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10

Caribou Fire

 

 

The Caribou Fire is burning in northwest Montana in the Kootenai National Forest,  As of this morning (9/5), it has burned 17,089 acres.

 

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11

Sunrise Fire

 

 

The Sunrise Fire is burning in the Lolo National Forest. As of this morning (9/5), it has burned 26,155 acres.

 

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12

Sapphire Comlex

 

 

The Sapphire Complex Fire is burning southeast of Missoula. As of this morning (9/5), it has burned 43,309 acres.

 

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13

Highway 200 Complex

 

 

The Highway 200 Complex Fire is burning near Thompson Falls. As of this morning (9/5), the fire has burned 13,310 acres.

 

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14

Gibralter Ridge Fire

 

 

The Gibralter Ridge Fire is burning southeast of Eureka. As of this morning (9/5), it has burned 7,195 acres.

 

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15

Burdette Fire

 

 

The Burdette Fire is burning in the Lolo National Forest west of Missoula. As of this morning (9/5), it has burned 649 acres.

 

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16

Scalp Fire

 

 

The Scalp Fire is burning in the Flathead National Forest. As of this yesterday (9/4), it has burned 10,136 acres.

 

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17

Reef Fire

 

 

The Reef Fire is also in the Flathead National Forest. As of yesterday (9/), is has burned 9, 740 acres.

 

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https://www.nps.gov/glac/index.htm

18

Adair Peak Fire

 

 

The Adair Peak Fire is burning in Glacier National Park near Logging Lake. As of this morning (9/5), the fire has burned 1,335 acres.

 

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19

Crucifixion Creek Fire

 

 

The Crucifixion Creek Fire is burning near Helena in the Lewis & Clark National Forest. As of this moring (9/5), it has burned 7,604 acres.

 

Piute Wildfire Burns In The Sequoia National Forest
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20

Strawberry Fire

 

 

The Strawberry Fire is burning in the Flathead National Forest. As of yesterday (9/4), it has burned 1,101 acres.

 

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21

Dolly Varden Fire

 

 

The Dolly Varden Fire is burning in the Flathead National Forest. As of yesterday (9/4), it has burned 185 acres.

 

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22

Nelson Creek Fire

 

 

The Nelson Creek Fire is burning in the Bitterroot National Forest. As of yesterday (9/4), it has burned 276 acres.

 

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23

Monahan Fire

 

 

The Monahan is burning in the Lolo National Forest. As of Sunday (9/3), it has burned 2,523 acres.

 

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24

Conrow Fire

 

 

The Conrow Fire is burning in the Beaverhead / Deer Lodge National Forest. As of Saturday (9/2), it has burned 2,727 acres.

 

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25

West Fork Fire

 

 

The West Fork Fire is burning in the Kootenai National Forest. As of Sunday (9/3), it has burned 800 acres.

 

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26

Blue Bay Fire

 

 

The Blue Bay Fire is burning on the west side of Flathead Lake. As of Sunday (9/3), it has burned 490 acres.

 

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