Tag Archives: Glacier National Park

The Howe Ridge & Boundary Fires Update: September 10

By | September 10, 2018

From Bill Walker… Recorded Fire Information: 406-888-7077 Fire Information: 406-578-8256  8:00 am – 8:00 pm Website: Howe: https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/6135 Boundary: https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/6170 Email: 2018.HoweRidge.Boundary.Fires@Firenet.gov Glacier National Park Information: 406-888-7800, www.nps.gov/glac  Weather: A cold front will move into the area mid-afternoon, bringing significant winds out of the southwest. Winds will be sustained at around 15 mph, gusting up… Read More »

The Howe Ridge & Boundary Fires Update: September 9

By | September 9, 2018

Recorded Fire Information: 406-888-7077 Fire Information: 406-578-8256  8:00 am – 8:00 pm Website: Howe: https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/6135 Boundary: https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/6170 Email: 2018.HoweRidge.Boundary.Fires@Firenet.gov Glacier National Park Information: 406-888-7800, www.nps.gov/glac Weather: Most areas of fire received only a trace of precipitation yesterday. Today, there will be some cloud cover and a slight chance of moisture across the area, with increasing… Read More »

Howe Ridge Fire Update 9-8-18 from Inciweb

By | September 8, 2018

Saturday, September 8, 2018; 8:30 am Northern Rockies Incident Management Team 1 Mike Goicoechea, Incident Commander Recorded Fire Information: 406-888-7077 Fire Information: 406-578-8256 8:00 am – 8:00 pm Website: Howe: https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/6135 Boundary: https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/6170 Email: 2018.HoweRidge.Boundary.Fires@Firenet.gov Glacier National Park Information: 406-888-7800, www.nps.gov/glac Special Note: Yesterday, Friday, September 7, the Park began offering limited visitor access on… Read More »

Crews protecting historic Glacier NP forest from Howe Ridge fire

By | September 8, 2018

KPAX reports that the Howe Ridge Fire which has destroyed historic cabins and forced evacuations has seen a reduction in fire behavior which has allowed firefighters more suppression opportunities, but the area is not out of the woods yet. Fire managers remain concerned as the blaze threatens a 500-year-old Cedar Hemlocks forest and they’re taking every precaution… Read More »

The Howe Ridge & Boundary Fires Update: September 7

By | September 7, 2018

From Bill Walker… Here is the official press release for Glacier Park’s Howe Ridge and Boundary fires. Recorded Fire Information: 406-888-7077 Fire Information: 406-578-8256  8:00 am – 8:00 pm Website: Howe: https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/6135 Boundary: https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/6170 Email: 2018.HoweRidge.Boundary.Fires@Firenet.gov Glacier National Park Information: 406-888-7800, www.nps.gov/glac Special Note: Starting today, Friday, September 7, the Park will begin offering limited… Read More »