wildfires

South Entrance of Yellowstone Closed Again
Fires have been causing quite the problem in Yellowstone this year. The South entrance near Jackson Hole has been closed, re-opened, and now it's closed again.
Employees of the park have been advised to leave the area until further notice...
Yellowstone Fires [UPDATE]
Fires continue to burn throughout Yellowstone National Park. The cooler weather over the holiday weekend helped to slow the progress of many of the fires. Typical fall weather conditions are predicted for the rest of the week with sunny, dry, breezy days and cool nights...
Say a Prayer For Our Firefighters
Being a firefighter is a tough job. I don't know from experience, and in all honesty, can't say that I'm cut out for it. From running into a burning house to save a family pet to standing at the front line of a blazing wildfire, our firefighters are putting their lives on the lin…
Prevent Forest Fires From Destroying Your Home In Montana
Luckily we have had a moderately wet Spring and Summer so far in Montana, but that does not mean fire risks are at zero percent. The key factors in any large wild fire are fuel, weather, topography, and the human variable. Every factor, besides weather can be controlled to some extent.
Current Montana Wildfire Listings
The website InciWeb has a live updating listing of wildfires and other fires. The website tells the size of fires and their locations. You can sort by the age of fires, active or inactive fires, and by fire types. As of writing this, there are a couple wildfires and a prescribed fire that are a…