The Roaring Fire, on the Salmon-Cobalt Ranger District is 3,662 acres. The fire is burning in a remote part of the Frank Church-River of No Return Wilderness on the ridge between Roaring and Goat Creeks above the confluence of the Middle Fork Salmon and Salmon Rivers.
This will be the final daily update for the Stein Fire. The Stein Fire, located on the North Fork Ranger District, is estimated at 104 acres in subalpine fir and lodgepole pine with 100% containment. The Stein Fire was caused by a holdover lightning strike from Sunday, August 14th and was detected on Tuesday, August 16th.
The yearly September deadline for extending the Salmon Whitewater Park Association (SWPA) /City of Salmon agreement has brought on a renewal of public comments about the proposed Whitewater Kayak Park project.