Terrain
Satellite
OSM
Tiltill
FIRE
2,323.0
acres
76.4 mi
N of Fresno, CA
90%
contained
Fire Status:
ACTIVE
Last Updated:
22 mins, 41 secs ago
Incident #:
2021-NWCG-7761
Fire Start:
Saturday, July 31, 2021 12:00 AM PDT

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential

Fire Weather Forecast

Incident Overview Updated: 6 days ago

Incident Photo for the Tiltill Fire

On July 30th and 31st, lightning caused 10 wildfires in Yosemite National Park. The Tiltill fire is being suppressed. This fire is located in Tiltill Valley, North of Hetch Hetchy.

This fire may be visible from numerous vantage points throughout the park, including Tioga Road and other high-country viewpoints. It also may be visible from points West outside the Park. Smoke will also be present from other regional fires in California through out parts of Yosemite NP.
 
Air Quality Conditions for Yosemite National Park can be found at: www.nps.gov/yose/learn/nature/aqmonitoring
 
Yosemite National Park is a fire-adapted ecosystem. The strategy for all fires is to provide for the safety of employees and public, as well as protect natural and cultural resources. Currently there are no threats to infrastructure. But there are Trail closures in the fire area. See the Article tab on this fire.

Basic Information

Incident Type:
Wildfire
Cause:
Lightning
Date of Origin:
Saturday, July 31, 2021 7:00 AM PDT
Location:
Near Tiltill Valley, North of Hetch Hetchy.
Incident Commander:
NPS
Coordinates:
37.969, -119.723

Current Situation

Total Personnel:
56
Size (Acres):
2,323
Containment:
90%
Fuels Involved:
Timber Litter understory.
Significant Events:
This is a full suppression fire.
Remarks:
Smoke may be present from regional fires in California through out Yosemite NP.

Incident Contact

Incident Contact
Yosemite Fire Information
Email: yose_fire_info@nps.gov
Phone: 209-372-0327
Fire Unit Information
Yosemite National Park
National Park Service
P.O. Box 577
Yosemite National Park, CA 95389