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New Fork Lakes Fire Map. Photo by US Forest Service.
New Fork Lakes Fire Map
New Fork Lakes Fire map, July 30, 2008. US Forest Service graphic.

Fire on Thursday. Photo by Cade Galley.
Fire on Thursday
View of the New Fork Lakes Fire as seen from Cade Galley's house at the Cora Y around 2:30 PM on Thursday.

Hot Spot. Photo by Dave Bell.
Hot Spot
View of fire late Wednesday night. Photo by Dave Bell. Click on the link at left for more of Dave's night-time pictures of the fire.
New Fork Lakes Fire still active
by Bridger-Teton National Forest
July 31, 2008

The New Fork Lakes Fire, burning 19-miles north of the town of Pinedale, Wyoming on the Bridger-Teton National Forest is slowly growing and continuing to move into the Bridger Wilderness area. The fire is approximately 2500 acres. There are no road or trail closures associated with this fire.

The fire was determined to be human caused and is burning beetle killed trees. There is no estimated date for when the fire will be contained.

For more information on fires on the Bridger-Teton, visit Inciweb at
Editor’s Note: Dave Bell paid a visit to the New Fork fire on Wednesday night and took some spectacular photos of the wildfire. Click on this link for more night pictures: New Fork Lakes Fire – Night Pictures by Dave Bell (9 photos)

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