FWAC Incident ID
Becky Peak Fire
Wednesday, August 17, 2022 4:04 PM PDT
(1 month ago)
Saturday, July 9, 2022 4:00 AM PDT
(2 months ago)
38.7 miles NNE of McGill, NV
The 5,989-acre Becky Peak Fire in the Schell Creek Range, about 50 miles north of Ely, Nev., is 100-percent contained. Firefighters are wrapping up rehab and demobilizing resources for deployment elsewhere. Firefighters will continue to patrol the fire area for the next several days. The human-caused fire was first reported shortly before 11 a.m., Saturday, July 9.
Date of Origin
Saturday July 09th, 2022 approx. 11:00 AM
50 miles north of Ely, Nevada
Palmer, Type 4 IC
Becky Peak Wilderness
Estimated Containment Date
Monday July 18th, 2022 approx. 04:15 PM
Timber (Grass and Understory)
Brush (2 feet)
Chaparral (6 feet
Finish rehab and demob remaining resources. Patrol fire area over the next few burn periods.
Projected Incident Activity
Minimal due to containment objectives being met.
Tonight is a final report and resources will be demobbed completely
Scattered showers and storms this evening and again Tuesday afternoon/evening. Gusty erratic winds possible with any storms. Warmer and drier Wednesday and Thursday.
Hours: M-F 9-5 SS 10-2p
Fire Unit Information
Ely District Office
Bureau of Land Management
HC 33 Box 33500 Ely NV 89301-9408 Nevada
Ely, NV 89301