Fire Danger Moderate

Don't let your campfire become a wildfire. Make sure fires are dead out before leaving.

graphic showing steps to put out campfire; drown it, stir it, feel it.

Afternoon winds and warmer temperatures can cause sparks from unattended fires to blow out of the ring and ignite adjacent fuels starting a wildfire. Individuals can be held financially responsible for suppression costs of the fire.

50th Wilderness Anniversary Speaker Series:

  • Wilderness & Wildfire, Teton Wilderness: Aug. 26, 6 pm, Teton County Library
  • Wild Rocks: A tour of the Gros Ventre Wilderness and its unique geology, Gros Ventre Wilderness: Sept. 2, 6 pm, Teton County Library- (sponsored by Geologists of JH)
  • Air and Water Quality in Wilderness, Bridger Wilderness: Sept. 9, 7 pm, Snow King Resort-Teton Room

Town Square Wilderness Camp: Saturday Aug. 30, 8 am - 4 pm, Town Square in Jackson

Bridger-Teton National Forest 50th Events Flyer

Bridger-Teton National Forest Wilderness webpage

A public meeting will be held Thursday August 28, 2014 at 5 pm, at theJackson Hole Fire and EMS Station 4 in Moran, WY, to inform the public on timing of the Matilda Prescribed Fire.

Matilda Prescribed Fire Fact Sheet, Matilda Planning Map, Prescribed Fire page

To Report a Wildfire - Call 307-739-3630
Grand Teton National Park Twitter Page
Grand Teton National Park Fire Information
Bridger Teton National Forest Fire Information

Wilderness Act 50th Anniversary!
Flyer of the Bridger-Teton NF 50th Wilderness Anniversary events