Rabbit Foot Fire


Incident #: SCF-18152
Fire Start: 8 months ago
Location: 10.5 miles W of Ellis, ID
Acres: 36,004
Agency: Central Idaho Dispatch Center (IDCIC)
Dispatch Notes: Contained 11/8

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential

Incident Overview

Updated: 1 hour, 21 mins ago — The lightning-caused Rabbit Foot Fire began on August 2, 2018, and is 100% contained. The Central Idaho Dispatch Zone is at LOW Fire Danger.


Incident Contact
Fire Information
Email: idscffireinfo@fs.fed.us
Phone: 208-756-7853
Fire Unit Information
Salmon-Challis National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
1206 S. Challis Street
Salmon, ID 83467

Basic Information

Date of Origin
Thursday August 02nd, 2018 approx. 12:30 PM
22 Nautical Miles North of Challis, ID
Incident Commander
North Zone Duty Officer
Incident Description

Current Situation

36,004 Acres
% Contained
Estimated Containment Date
Tuesday October 23rd, 2018 approx. 12:00 AM
Fuels Involved
Upper elevations across the fire area are dominated by timber fuel with heavy dead and down material. This is especially true in old burn scars. Lower elevations are dominated by grass and sagebrush.
Significant Events
Fire activity is minimal.


Planned Actions
Continue monitoring isolated smokes.
Projected Incident Activity
Minimal fire activity.