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Trees torch in the Chrandal Fire over the weekend. (USFS Photo)
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Chrandal Fire – Sunday Update

Hughes Creek Road closed to non-residents.

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Chrandal Fire on July 10. (USFS Photo)
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Chrandal Fire – Saturday 7/14 Update

Cooler temperatures kept the Chrandal Fire at about 1,700 acres Friday.

Saturday, winds and storms sere expected. Crews are containing spot fires on the Idaho side of the divide, however poor access, snags and terrain has slowed the direct attack

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The Chrandal Creek Fire column. (USFS Photo)
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Chrandal Creek Forest Fire – July 13 Update

The Chrandal Creek Forest Fire is now 1,700 acres.

About 25 homes in the upper Hughes Creek Area, where Chrandal Creek flows into Hughes Creek, have been put on Stage I evacuation alert by the Ravalli County Sheriff's Office

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Photo by David McNew/Getty Images
Photo by David McNew/Getty Images
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Small Fire in Bitterroot National Forest

The Chrandal Creek fire, approximately 2 miles northwest of Irishmans Rock, in the Hughes Creek drainage is estimated to be 60 acres in size. The fire was lightning caused and was detected on Friday. Acting Bitterroot National Forest spokesperson Betsy Ballard says the fire behavior has been very active Saturday with trees torching and multiple fire spots outside the main fire perimeter. The fire is burning in subalpine fire and beetle killed lodgepole pine. Air support is being provided by 2 helicopters dropping buckets of water on the fire.

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Tepee frames at Big Hole Battlefield (NPS Photo)
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RedTail At Big Hole Battlefield

He takes you back in time.

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(File Photo - USFS)
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Tree Traffic on the West Fork

Sharing the road with logging trucks.

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The Big Creek drainage, looking west. (Google Earth)
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Bitterroot Forest Plans Project on Big Creek Trail

Crews will be fixing "the ladder."

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An air tanker dropping retardant. (KLYQ File Photo)
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Forest Service Says “Let ‘Em Fly!”

More airtankers join the forest fire battles.

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Como Lake in the Bitterroot Mountains. (KLYQ File Photo)
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Lake Como Day Fee is Waived Saturday June 9

GO Day means Get Outdoors. Good advice.

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Bitterroot Trails Get Some Attention Saturday

Horses will be helping with trail work Saturday.

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