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Pacific Crest Trail Fires - 2024

These are the most recent Pacific Crest Trail fires, PCT fire perimeters, hotspots and surface PCT smoke information.

The table below shows fires near the PCT. Fires on trail or within a mile of the trail will show red text. If a fire perimeter intersects the trail the table will show start/end trail mile, first encounter to last encounter, the entire segment is not necessarily burned.

View google maps of National & PCT Smoke, National & PCT Fires/Perimeters or both layers together. Fires/Perimeters are updated every 4 hours, surface smoke is updated hourly. A Fire weather map showing red flag warnings, fire weather watches, etc, is also available. A 4 hour heat map of Air Quality Index is also available.

Surface smoke data and fire weather is from NOAA, fires/perimeters are from National Interagency Fire Center and hot spots are from NASA.

Fire Year (1950 to present):

Updated: Jun 13, 2024

#UpdatedFire Name
(click for map)
Miles
from trail
Nearest
Trail Mile
Start/End
Trail Mile
Acres
1Jun 12, 2024Lytle0.27346.4-5
2Jun 11, 2024Watkins10.33947.1-1
3Jun 10, 2024Jawbone9.03582.2-1
4Jun 10, 2024Front13.34602.5-1
5Jun 8, 2024Templin8.19499.9-1
6Jun 8, 2024Shadow12.32602.3-86
7Jun 8, 2024Red13.03602.3-98
8Jun 6, 2024Gaskell8.49526.2-403
9Jun 6, 2024Assist/stoddard14.58308.7-5
10Jun 4, 2024West10.23555.3-1576
11Jun 3, 2024Great 33.5155.8-187
12Jun 2, 2024Horse5.03620.9-3
13Jun 2, 2024Border 5314.1613.6-114
14May 31, 2024Windmill2.61560.9-9
15May 30, 2024Vista6.70500.1-1
16May 30, 2024Tucker Bridge12.562141.5-1
17May 29, 2024Rru/shirleon10.75189.3-7
18May 28, 2024Assist/rru/dillon4.50221.5-34
19May 28, 2024Meyers5.05338.8-1
20May 28, 2024Owens14.00888.6-1
21May 28, 2024Haul17.76516.4-3
22May 27, 2024Cameron1.2121.6-5
23May 25, 2024West6.92377.1-1
24May 25, 2024Holiday9.95526.2-428
25May 24, 2024Rx Simon 20014.821898.7-16
26May 23, 2024Vista8.901212.6-3
27May 16, 2024Oldenburg15.45303.6-5
28May 15, 2024Crest5.63397.1-1
29May 15, 2024Fern10.481233.2-1
30May 12, 2024World0.45334.7-1
31May 10, 2024Assist/mecca5.54223.6-2
32May 10, 2024River17.311510.7-1
33May 9, 2024Naget14.832172.9-1
34May 9, 2024Assist/sb/barstow16.89278.4-20
35May 7, 2024Tram6.77203.9-14
36May 6, 2024Dawn11.38555.3-13
37Apr 10, 20242024 Anf Liebre South Wcsl Rx0.61501.4-1
38Feb 27, 20242024 Anf Oak Flat Wcsl Rx8.45499.9-1
39Jan 29, 2024Lake5.03165.1-1

Change Log

May 31, 2023: Adapted to new interactive map. Data changed 1950 to present.

March 1, 2023: Fixed for NIFC data source changes.

June 19, 2021: Fixed for NIFC data source changes.

April 18, 2021: Added all fires from 1801 to present.

August 30, 2020: Added 'Nearest Trail Mile'.

August 24, 2020: Added surface smoke.

August 23, 2020: Added hotspots.

August 19, 2020: Initial release.

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